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Winery Wines Files 8

Sparkling wine 2012 Riesling Extra Dry, Rheingau, Germany

Type: Sparkling wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Price: 12.10 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #3105903914

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: good (83 WP)
Last reviewed: 12 August, 2014
Editor note: Translate to English Pflanzlicher und leicht hefiger Duft nach Zitrusfrüchten, Äpfeln und etwas Kräutern. Im Mund süßliche gelbe Frucht, recht saftig, pflanzliche und hefige Noten, relativ präsente Säure, mittelfeine Perlage, Anklänge an Kandis, ordentlicher 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...

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