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White wine 2018 Bockenau Riesling VDP.Ortswein dry "Schiefergestein", Nahe, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Price: 18.90 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #77130411019

Wine Review Report :

Wein-Plus rating: Very good (89 WP)
Last reviewed: 1 August 2019
Editor note: Rather closed nose, still reductive, firm, tart, smoky notes, light yellow fruit, prominent mineral notes, hint of bacon. Ripe, firm, juicy, slightly off-dry fruit on the palate, yeasty, vegetal and light floral traces, hint of bacon, touch of white pepper, prominent mineral notes, lively acidity, firm grip, some depth, vibrant, very good, firm, juicy, mineral finish.
Best to drink: Mid-2020-2026+

The growing area is located in the country Rheinland-Pfalz in Germany and is named after the river of the same name. There are many preserved testimonies of the Romans who already cultivated wine here. The vineyards cover i4.237 hectares of vines along the river from Hunsrück to its mouth in the Rhine at Bingen. Near Bingen founded the Benedictine abbess Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179) the monastery Rupertsberg. The soils consist of quartzite and schist at the lower Nahe, porphyry, melaphyr and Buntsandstein at the middle Nahe as well as weathered soils, sandstone, loess and loam near Bad Kreuznach.

Map of the growing area Nahe

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