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Weißwein 2018 Riesling Landwein trocken Rèserve, Schwaben, Germany

Type: Weißwein (White wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13.5%
Sweetness: trocken (dry)
Classification: Landwein (country wine (Landwein))
Price: 42.00 €
Organic labeling: Organic wine, Vegan wine
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Maturing: half piece barrel
Variety: Riesling
Registration number: #L95/21

Wine Review Report:

wein.plus rating: excellent (91 WP) What our ratings mean
Last reviewed: 18 November, 2021
Best to drink: 2023-2030+. What our ratings mean
Editor note: Firm and deep, somewhat yeasty, yellow-spicy and also already smellable phenolic scent with almost cool, relatively bright yellow-fruity aromas, floral nuances, sesame, soy and minerality. Not completely dry, fine-juicy fruit, nutty, a little dried-vegetable and again also yeasty aromas, hints of liquorice, very fine acidity, noticeable grip of crumbly, ripe tannin, light minerality, still young, certain depth, very good, firm, juicy, grippy and finely spicy finish with herbal nuances.

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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