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Winery Wines Files 8

White wine 2016 Hallgarten Hendelberg Riesling VDP.Erste Lage, Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 11%
Price: 15.90 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Maturing: Steel
Registration number : #3105901617

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (86 WP)
Last reviewed: 2 October, 2017
Editor note: Citrus and stone fruit on the nose, floral traces, hint of sugar candy. Clear, elegant, juicy, sweetish fruit on the palate, vegetal and light floral aromas, very elegant acidity, some more sugar candy, fairly persistent, hint of dark berries, good to very good sweetish finish.
Best to drink: To 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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