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White wine 2017 Schloss Johannisberg Riesling dry VDP.Gutswein, Bronzelack, Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 12%
Price: 23.00 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Stainless steel and large oak
Registration number : #2602600318

Wine Review Report :

Wein-Plus rating: Very good (88 WP)
Last reviewed: 21 August 2018
Editor note: Citrus and peaches on the nose, vegetal and herbaceous notes, prominent mineral notes and delicate floral traces in the background. Ripe, juicy, sweetish fruit on the palate, very elegant acidity, yeasty and nutty notes, herbacoeus notes, prominent earthy and mineral notes, floral traces and a hint of red berries in the background, some dapth, good grip, hint of tobacco and peppery traces, very good firm, juicy, spicy, herbaceous and minerally finish - but quite unnecessarily sweet.
Best to drink: 2019-2025+

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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