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White wine 2016 Michelbach Steinberg Riesling dry VDP.Erste Lage, Franconia/Franken, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 12%
Price: 15.00 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Maturing: Steel
Registration number : #102701617

Wine Review Report :

Wein-Plus rating: Very good (87 WP)
Last reviewed: 27 November 2017
Editor note: Fairly firm nose, vegetal notes, earthy and chalky mineral notes, pomaceous fruit, some citrus and peach fruit. Firm, dry fruit on the palate, lively acidity, yeasty traces, tart vegetal aromas, prominent earthy and chalky mineral notes, persistent, has firm grip, some depth, good substance, hint of soy, still rather unapproachable, firm grip on a good to very good firm finish.
Best to drink: 2018-2021+

The German growing area Franconia used to be in the three areas Maindreieck, Mainviereck and Steigerwald with 23 large layers and 216 individual layers. In November 2011 a new regulation was decided by the members of the Franconian Wine Association. The three old areas will be replaced by 12 much smaller ones. In the medium to long term, these will also replace the 23 large locations. The old areas once played a role in the predominant marketing of Franconian table wine, which they had lost for a long time. Before this change, the following description applied to the Mainviereck area:

Main - course of the river with the Main Triangle and Mainviereck

The very small Mainviereck area is in the west and only...

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