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Winery Wines Files 8

White wine 2013 Riesling late harvest (Spaetlese) Gutswein, Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 8.5%
Price: 12.70 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Registration number : #3105900214

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (86 WP)
Last reviewed: 5 September, 2014
Editor note: Translate to English Kühler Zitrus-Pfirsichduft mit etwas grünem Apfel, einer Spur Hefe sowie kräuterigen und erdigen Nuancen. Klare, feinsaftige, geschliffene Frucht im Mund, hefige Töne, relativ hohe, aber integrierte Süße, gewisse Nachhaltigkeit, mineralische und kräuterige Nuancen, sehr feine Säure, geradlinig, zarter Biss, 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...

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