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White wine 2017 Schloss Johannisberg Riesling Kabinett VDP.Grosse Lage, Rotlack, Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 11%
Price: 23.00 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #2602600418

Wine Review Report :

Wein-Plus rating: Very good (89 WP)
Last reviewed: 18 November 2018
Editor note: Cool, polished nose, light floral, vegetal and herbaceous notes, elegant citrus and stone fruit, hint of dark berries. Firm, juicy, fairly cool fruit on the palate, floral notes and some dark berries, lively, polished acidity, prominent mineral notes, persistent, some depth, vibrant, good backbone, more prominent mineral notes on a very good firm, juicy, moderately sweet, very minerally finish with tart vegetal and herbaceous aromas. Very well made.
Best to drink: To 2025+

The growing area is in the state of Hesse in Germany, The vineyards cover 3,211 hectares of vines starting at the lower main east of Wiesbaden and stretching around 50 kilometers along the right bank of the Rhine to Lorch north of Rüdesheim. The wine route "Rheingau Riesling Route" runs on the right bank from Lorch to Hochheim. Emperor Charlemagne (742-814) left near today's castle Johannisberg supposedly create the first vineyard. In addition, the late harvest is said to have been "invented" here, which is due to the story of Spätlesereiter is announced. In the Rheingau in particular, the orders of the...

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