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White wine 2015 Hattenheim Nußbrunnen Auslese Grosse Lage, Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.375 L
Alcohol content : 7%
Price: 36.00 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Variety: Riesling.
Registration number : #3105900816

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (87 WP)
Last reviewed: 7 December, 2016
Editor note: Yeasty, sweetish nose, light yellow fruit, some radishes wit ha hint of ice wine notes. Light-bodied, very sweet fruit, delicate floral notes, elegant, firm acidity, yeasty aromas, light tannic grip, more radishes, fairly persistent, some sugar candy in the background, still totally undeveloped, not particularly deep, has bite and grip, good to very good sweet, elegant, juicy finish.
Best to drink: 2018-2038+

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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