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Winery Wines Files 8

White wine 2012 Hattenheim Nußbrunnen Grosse Lage, Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Price: 27.80 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Variety: Riesling.
Registration number : #310592813

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (89 WP)
Last reviewed: 7 August, 2013
Editor note: Translate to English Recht fester, ein wenig ölig-tabakiger und floraler Duft nach gelben Früchten mit deutlich vegetabilen, erdigen und zart nussigen Tönen sowie einem Hauch Muskat. Im Mund recht kompakte, unentwickelte, leicht süßliche Frucht, pflanzliche und deutlich erdig-mineralische Noten, lebendige, recht feine Säure, hat Nachhaltigkeit, Schliff und gewisse Kraft, noch sehr jung, Anklänge an Karamell im Hintergrund, wieder florale Töne, etwas Tiefe, sehr guter Abgang.

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...

The white grape variety probably comes from Germany. There are more than 150 synonyms that testify to its great age and worldwide distribution in almost all winegrowing countries. Historically important or are Risling(Bulgaria); Edler Riesling, Gelber Riesling, Gräfenberger, Hochheimer, Johannisberger, Kleinriesling, Klingelberger, Rissling, Rüsseling, Weißer Riesling(Germany); Raisin du Rhin, Riesling Rhénan(France); Riesling Renano(Italy); Rajinski Riesling (former Yugoslavia); Rizling Rajnski(Croatia); Rislinoc(Moldavia); Rheinriesling, Ritzling (also...

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