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Weingut Seeger
Winery Wines Files 7

White wine 2011 Leimen Herrenberg Weißburgunder dry "Oberklamm" Grosses Gewächs, Baden, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13.5%
Price: 19.50 €
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Maturing: small oak barrel
Registration number: #6203112

Wine Review Report:

wein.plus rating: excellent (90 WP) What our ratings mean
Last reviewed: 27 February, 2021
Editor note: Somewhat developed, slightly floral and herbal nose of ripe yellow fruits with delicate smoky, spicy and mineral notes. Clear, juicy fruit with melting and very fine acidity, nutty and very slightly woody aromas, persistent, good depth, has polish, minerality in the background, firm structure, good depth, very good, tight, juicy, spicy and mineral finish. In excellent condition
wein.plus rating: 90 WP
Last reviewed: 11 June, 2013
Editor note: Translate to English Fester, rauchiger und etwas röstiger, auch getrocknet-pflanzlicher und mineralischer Duft mit herben gelbfruchtigen Aromen. Fest gewirkt und geschliffen im Mund, reintönige, herbe Frucht mit rauchiger und röstiger Holzwürze, feine, recht lebendige Säure, dicht und nachhaltig am Gaumen, im Hintergrund mineralische Töne, ein Hauch dunkler Beeren und etwas Tabak, noch jung, sehr guter Abgang mit Zug.
Area of the German production region of Baden; see there

The wine-growing region is located in the federal state of Baden-Württemberg in Germany and is divided into South Baden and North Baden. It stretches almost 400 kilometres from Lake Con stance along the Upper Rhine Plain via the Badische Bergstrasse and Kraichgau to Tauberfranken. The vineyards cover 15,828 hectares. To the north is the city of Heidelberg with Germany's oldest university, founded in 1386. The Baden Wine Route begins north of this city and leads to Ortenau in southern Baden. As early as the 2nd century, winegrowing spread northwards from Lake Constance. It reached its peak in the 16th century.

Landkarte des Anbaugebietes Baden

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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 White Burgundy) for the grape variety Pinot Blanc; see there.
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