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Weißwein 2005 Rüdesheim Berg Roseneck Riesling, Rheingau, Germany

Type: Weißwein (White wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 12.5%
Predicate: QbA
Price: 22.00 €
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Variety: Riesling
Registration number: #2415300706

Wine Review Report:

wein.plus rating: excellent (94 WP) What our ratings mean
Last reviewed: 20 May, 2021
Editor note: Pure-toned, polished, amazingly polished, bright yellow-fruity scent with distinct floral and mineral notes, some herbs and tobacco. Firmly woven and tart in the mouth, bright fruit, some dried herbs and floral nuances, again intense minerality, light grip, fine acidity, persistent, a touch tobacco, good depth, seems completely timeless, very good, firm, grippy, enormously mineral finish with bright juice. In great condition
wein.plus rating: 93+ WP
Last reviewed: 4 September, 2006
Editor note: Translate to English Tiefe und komplexe Nase mit Aromen von Aprikosen und Blüten, etwas Tabak, frischen Kräutern und intensiver, hochfeiner Mineralität. Wirkt im Mund noch sehr verschlossen und säurebetont, wenig Frucht erkennbar, aber exzellente Dichte und Tiefe, deutlich mineralische Noten, auch Heilkräuter, hat Schliff und brillante, sehr feine Säure, beste Balance, langer Abgang.

The wine-growing region is located in the federal state of Hesse in Germany. The vineyards cover 3,211 hectares of vineyards starting at the Untermain east of Wiesbaden and extending about 50 kilometres along the right bank of the Rhine to Lorch north of Rüdesheim. The wine route "Rheingau Riesling Route" runs along the right bank 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, as evidenced by the story of the Spätlesereiter (Late Harvest Rider ). Especially in the...

Germany, or rather the area that is now part of it, has a wine culture that is over two thousand years old. But even before that, imported wine was drunk, as evidenced by a Greek clay wine bottle from around 400 BC found in a Celtic grave. The oldest vineyards were on the banks of the Rhine, Neckar and Moselle. These rivers with their long valleys, as well as their tributaries, are still the classic wine-growing areas today. Viticulture was founded by the colonisation of Gaul by the Greeks and then brought to perfection by Roman culture. The conquest of Gaul by Julius Caesar (100-44 BC) brought Roman viticulture from the Rhône valley to the...

The white grape variety probably originates from Germany. There are more than 150 synonyms testifying to the great age and worldwide distribution of this vine in almost all wine-producing countries. The most important ones, grouped alphabetically by country, 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...

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