wein.plus
Attention
You are using an old browser that may not function as expected.
For a better, safer browsing experience, please upgrade your browser.

Log in Become a Member

Weingut Höfler
Winery Wines Files 1

2018 Michelbach Apostelgarten Riesling Grosses Gewächs trocken, Franconia/Franken, Germany

Somewhat vegetal and a little petrol fragrance with yellow fruity aromas, vegetal and floral nuances, hints of yellow spice and a hint of wax. Ripe, bright, somewhat sweetish fruit, vegetal tones, a little exoticism in the background, herbal notes and floral hints, fine acidity, some grip, red-fruity flavours, minerality, wasabi and yellow spice in the background, very good, somewhat sweet and at the same time a little drying finish. Unfortunately cannot quite keep its youthful form.

Best to drink: Bis 2026+. What our ratings mean

Last reviewed: 11 August, 2022
Type: Weißwein(White wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13.5%
Classification: Grosses Gewächs
Sweetness: trocken(dry)
Bottle closure: Screw cap
Variety: Riesling 100%
Registration number: 102700720
wein.plus rating: excellent (91 WP)
Last reviewed: 15 October, 2020
Best to drink: 2022-2030+.
Editor note: Firm and quite deep, slightly dried vegetal scent with rather calm yellow fruity aromas as well as floral, herbal and clearly mineral notes. Again firm, juicy, not quite dry fruit, lively acidity and touch of ripe tannin, dried vegetable aromas, persistent, good substance and certain depth, has power, a hint of red berries in the background, very good, sweet, lemon-juicy and mineral finish with dried vegetable and floral nuances

The Federal Republic of Germany in Central Europe with its capital Berlin was formed in its current form through the reunification with the GDR, which was founded in 1949, in...

The white grape variety probably originates from Germany. There are more than 150 synonyms, which testify to its great age and worldwide distribution in almost all wine-producing...

The German wine-growing region of Franconia used to be divided into the three areas of Maindreieck, Mainviereck and Steigerwald with 23 Großlagen and...

The growing region is located on the northern edge of the federal state of Bavaria in Germany and is crossed by the River Main in a large W-shape. A special feature is...

In this section you will find
currently 165,576 Wines and 25,033 Producers, including 3,179 classified producers.
Rating system find+buy Tasting samples Editorial schedule

EVENTS NEAR YOU

PREMIUM PARTNERS