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White wine 2007 Winningen Uhlen Beerenauslese Erste Lage, Schieferformation "Roth Lay", R, Mosel, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.375 L
Alcohol content: 7%
Price: 130.00 €
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Variety: Riesling
Registration number: #16581910708

Wine Review Report:

wein.plus rating: excellent (94 WP) What our ratings mean
Last reviewed: 28 December, 2020
Editor note: Pure-toned, deep, concentrated citrus stone fruit nose with floral nuances and subtle candied tones and almost a little dark mineral and apple skin. Dense, juicy, very sweet, concentrated stone fruit-apple fruit, lively acidity, persistent, mouth watering, a little floral and yellow-spicy, caramel tones, in the background also mineral, viscous, has depth, very juicy, sweet, firm, fine spicy finish with train and very slightly bacony tones
wein.plus rating: 93+ WP
Last reviewed: 20 October, 2008
Editor note: Translate to English Noch recht verhaltener Duft nach Bittermandel, Tabak und kandiertem Steinobst mit mineralischen Noten. Straff und süß am Gaumen, mit ungemein saftiger Frucht, hochfeiner, dabei zupackender Säure und viel Substanz, auch Tiefe und Spannung, pflanzliche Noten, tabakige Anklänge am Gaumen, beste Balance, sehr jung, lang.
Area (also known as Terrassenmosel) of the German Moselle growing region; see there.

The wine-growing region is located in Rhineland-Palatinate and to a small extent also in Saarland in Germany. The Moselle River winds its way from Trier to Koblenz over 237 km, but as the crow flies it is only 96 km. The vineyards cover 8,798 hectares of vines, stretching along the Moselle from its headwaters in the Vosges Mountains on the border of Luxembourg to its confluence with the Rhine near Koblenz, as well as along its two tributaries, the Saar and the Ruwer. These three rivers gave the wine-growing region the old name Mosel-Saar-Ruwer, which was valid until 2007. Germany's oldest vineyards are located on...

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

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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