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Weingut Egon Schäffer
Winery Wines Files 9

2017 Escherndorf Am Lumpen 1655 Riesling Grosses Gewächs trocken VDP.Grosse Lage, Franconia/Franken, Germany

Prominent vegetal notes on the nose, delicate floral traces, fairly tart yellow fruit aromas, herbaceous notes, curcuma, hint of lentils and prominent mineral notes. Ripe, bone dry but also juicy, firm fruit on the palate, very elegant acidity, ripe tannins provide some grip, vagatal aromas, still has light yeasty notes, prominent earthy and chalky mineral notes, good depth and substance, quite complex, nutty traces, peppery notes, elegant vegetal notes, the fruit disappers completely toawrds the end, very good, long, firm, tart, mineral finish. Classy wine.

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Last reviewed: 27 November, 2019
Price: 27.00 € find+buy
Type: Weißwein(White wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13%
Classification: Grosses Gewächs
Sweetness: trocken(dry)
Organic labeling: Vegan wine
Bottle closure: Screw cap
Maturing: stainless steel
Variety: Riesling 100%
Registration number: 435400219

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