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Weingut Schloss Vollrads
Winery Wines

White wine 2016 Schloss Vollrads Schlossberg Grosses Gewächs dry, Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13.5%
Price: 28.50 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Maturing: Stainless steel and large oak
Registration number : #2707401817

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 16 February, 2018

The production area is located in the federal state of Hessen in Germany. The vineyards cover 3,211 hectares of vine area starting at the lower Main river east of Wiesbaden and extending about 50 kilometres along the right bank of the Rhine to Lorch north of Rüdesheim. The "Rheingau Riesling Route" wine route runs along the right bank of the Rhine 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, which is evidenced by the story of the Spätlese rider. Especially in the...

The white grape variety probably comes from Germany. There are more than 150 synonyms that testify to its great age and worldwide distribution in almost all winegrowing countries. Historically important or 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(Moldavia); Rheinriesling, Ritzling (also...

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