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Weingut Johannes B.
Winery Wines Files 7

White wine 2020 Grauburgunder-Chardonnay dry, Württemberg, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13%
Price: 9.50 €
Bottle closure: Screw cap
Maturing: stainless steel and large wood
Registration number: #704800121

Wine Review Report:

wein.plus rating: very good (86 WP) What our ratings mean
Last reviewed: 12 April, 2021
Editor note: A little muted, somewhat nutty-yeasty and herbal scent of yellow fruits with herbal nuances, delicate floral spice and a hint of wine gum. Youthful, relatively juicy fruit with a slight acid bite, some black berry tones and a hint of mint, quite lively acidity, nutty flavours, some persistence, a touch of tannin, mineral traces, good, relatively juicy, delicately sweet finish with nutty flavours

The wine-growing region is located in the federal state of Baden-Württemberg in Germany. The vineyards cover 11,461 hectares of vines, stretching between Lake Con stance and the valley of the Tauber below Rothenburg (Taubergrund). The geographical and climatic conditions are shaped by many river valleys. On its very winding course, the tributaries Rems, Enz, Kocher and Jagst flow to the Neckar. On the riverbanks are many south-facing slopes with widely spaced vineyards. In summer there is enough sun to give red wines strength and colour. Two thirds of the vineyards are steep slopes or hillside sites. Heilbronn is the wine capital...

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...

Synonym (also Grauer Burgunder) for the grape variety Pinot Gris; see there.

The white grape variety originates from France. There are around 120 synonyms, which indicate the vine's great age and worldwide distribution. The most important ones, grouped alphabetically by country, are Clevner, Clävner (Alsace); Arboisier, Arnaison Blanc, Arnoison, Aubain, Aubaine, Auvergnat Blanc, Auvernat Blanc, Auxerrois, Auxois, Beaunois, Blanc de Champagne, Chardonnet, Chaudenay, Chaudenet, Chaudent, Epinette, Epinette Blanc, Epinette de Champagne, Gamay Blanc, Gentil Blanc, Luisant, Melon à Queue Rouge, Melon Blanc, Melon d'Arbois, Melon d'Arlay, Morillon, Morillon Blanc, Noirien Blanc, Pineau Blanc, Pineau Blanc Chardonnay, Pinot Blanc Chardonnay,...

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