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Red wine 2009 Assmannshausen Frankenthal Pinot Noir First Growth (Erstes Gewächs), Rheingau, Germany

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13.5%
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Barrique
Registration number : #260670411

Wine Review Report :

Wein-Plus rating: Excellent (90 WP)
Last reviewed: 30 January 2012
Editor note: Translate to English Fester, leicht floraler und getrocknet-kräuteriger Duft nach Himbeeren und etwas Cassis mit moderaten Holztönen und erdigen Noten. Reife, dichte, etwas würzige Frucht im Mund, Kandisnoten, ein wenig Lakritz und moderate Holztöne, im Hintergrund ein wenig vegetabil und erdig, schokoladige Anklänge, kandierter Salbei, sehr gute Nachhaltigkeit und gewisse Tiefe, relativ viel Kraft und Schmelz, aber auch feiner Biss, noch sehr jung, malzige Spuren, sehr guter Abgang.

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...

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