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Weingut Balthasar Ress
Winery Wines Files 8

White wine 2009 Riesling dry, Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 1 L
Alcohol content : 12%
Price: 7.20 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Registration number : #310590710

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: good (82 WP)
Last reviewed: 6 August, 2010
Editor note: Translate to English Zitrusduft mit etwas Pfirsich und grasig-pflanzlichen Noten. Schlanke, klare, geradlinige Frucht mit lebendiger, recht feiner Säure, wieder frisch-grasige Töne, etwas Nachhaltigkeit, schön zu trinken, weitgehend trockener Stil, ordentlicher Abgang. Überzeugender Literriesling.

The production area is located in the federal state of Hessen in Germany. The vineyards cover 3,211 hectares of vine area starting at the lower Main river east of Wiesbaden and extending about 50 kilometres along the right bank of the Rhine to Lorch north of Rüdesheim. The "Rheingau Riesling Route" wine route runs along the right bank of the Rhine from Lorch to Hochheim. Emperor Charlemagne (742-814) allegedly had the first vineyard planted near today's Johannisberg Castle. It is also said that the Spätlese was "invented" here, which is evidenced by the story of the Spätlese rider. Especially in the...

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