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Weingut Peter Jakob Kühn
Winery Wines Files 19

Weißwein 2019 Oestrich Doosberg Riesling Grosses Gewächs trocken, Rheingau, Germany

Type: Weißwein (White wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 12.5%
Sweetness: trocken (dry)
Classification: Grosses Gewächs
Price: 44.00 €
Organic labeling: Biodynamic wine, Vegan wine
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Maturing: large wood
Registration number: #2924800821

Wine Review Report:

wein.plus rating: great (95 WP) What our ratings mean
Last reviewed: 15 November, 2021
Best to drink: 2024-2038+. What our ratings mean
Editor note: Deep, floral and very delicate yellow-spicy nose, slightly reminiscent of sea buckthorn, with calm yellow-fruity aromas, nutty traces, some yeast, smoke, delicate butter, morels and clear minerality. Very tightly knit, dense, juicy, rather cool fruit, lively acidity and grip of crumbly tannin, floral and dried herbal nuances in the background, dense, persistent and deep, intense minerality, chalk, stone and salt, a hint of dark berries in the background, best balance, has something natural, fine minty ethereal flavours, very good to long, firm, tart-juicy finish with pull and grip. Great.

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 RhôneRhône...

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-growing 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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