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Red wine 2018 Eibelstadt Mönchsleite Spätburgunder dry "Altenberg 1172 - Unikat", Franconia/Franken, Germany

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 14%
Price: 22.00 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Maturing: Barrique
Registration number : #312400820

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: Very good (88 WP)
Last reviewed: 30 June, 2020
Editor note: Translate to English Einen Hauch kräuteriger und pfeffriger Duft nach mehr roten als schwarzen Beeren und Kirschen mit mineralischen Anklängen. Reife, saftige, recht geschliffene Frucht, zart rauchige und nussige Holzanklänge, getrocknet-pflanzliche bis kräuterige und tabakige Nuancen, wieder auch eine Spur Pfeffer, feines, jugendliches Tannin und bei aller Kraft auch Biss, leichte Alkoholwärme, zugleich kühlende mineralische Noten, etwas Röstung, sehr guter, recht saftiger, wieder leicht alkoholwarmer Abgang.

The German wine growing region of Franconia used to be divided into the three areas of Maindreieck, Mainviereck and Steigerwald with 23 large vineyards and 216 individual vineyards. In November 2011, the members of the Franconian Winegrowers' Association adopted a new regulation. The three old areas will be replaced by 12 much smaller ones. These will also replace the 23 large sites in the medium to long term. The old areas once played a role in the predominant marketing of Franconian table wine, which they had lost for some time. Before this conversion, the following description applied to the Maindreieck area:

Main - Flussverlauf mit Maindreieck und Mainviereck

By far the largest...

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