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Weingut Balthasar Ress
Winery Wines Files 8

White wine 2014 RESSpekt, Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Price: 65.00 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Variety: Riesling.
Registration number : #3105904915

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: excellent (91 WP)
Last reviewed: 7 April, 2016
Editor note: Translate to English Sehr herber, hefiger und zugleich ganz leicht offener, getrocknet-pflanzlicher, an Muschelschalen erinnernder und angedeutet jodiger Duft mit säuerlichen gelbfruchtigen Noten, floralen Spuren und deutlicher Mineralik. Reife, feinsaftige, fest gewirkte, nicht vollkommen trockene Frucht, viel Hefe und wieder Muschelschalen, stark an erstklassigen Champagner erinnernd, sehr feine, lebendige Säure, etwas Gerbstoff, nachhaltig am Gaumen, ganz leicht offen, kräuterige Nuancen, ein wenig Kandis und noch ein Hauch Weingummi, noble Zitrusaromen, nachhaltig, noch ziemlich jung, salzige Mineralik, auch etwas kreidige Töne, viel Kraft, trotz des moderaten Alkohols, recht komplex, sehr guter bis langer, wenn auch noch leicht antrocknender 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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