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Winery Wines Files 8

White wine 2012 Rüdesheim Berg Rottland Grosses Gewächs, Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Price: 29.70 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Variety: Riesling.
Registration number : #3105902713

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (89 WP)
Last reviewed: 7 August, 2013
Editor note: Translate to English Leicht vegetabiler, recht herber und ein wenig hefiger Duft nach Zitrusfrüchten und Kernobst mit floralen und nussigen Spuren sowie recht deutlicher Mineralik. Im Mund einen Hauch süßliche Zitrus- und Apfelfrucht, pflanzliche, erdige und zart nussige Aromen, recht lebendige Säure, hat Nachhaltigkeit, etwas Kraft und Schliff, herbe Mineralik am Gaumen, leicht gedeckt, dabei eher ruhig und geschlossen wirkend, gewinnt mit Luft merklich an Spannung, 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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