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Winery Wines Files 8

White wine 2015 Hallgarten Hendelberg Riesling Erste Lage, Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 11.5%
Price: 15.90 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Registration number : #3105902316

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: Very good (88 WP)
Last reviewed: 19 January, 2017
Editor note: Light yeastyy notes on the nose, delicate nutty and vegetal notes, yellow fruit, herbaceous and light floral traces, prominent earthy and mineral notes. Clear, fairly juicy fruit on the palate, lively, very elegant acidity, moderately sweet, herbaceous and floral notes, fine integrated tannins, still noticeably yeasty, persistent, quite salty in the background, still young, some depth, firm structure. very good, fairly firm and juicy finish.
Best to drink: Mid-2017-2021+

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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