Riesling Trocken 'Schieferblume' - Rita + Rudolf Trossen - 2020
Mosel / Germany
Organic / Biodynamic
Hand harvested from 4 different vineyards with vines between 40-60yrs old, planted in grey and blue slate
Whole bunches are fermented in 1000-liter stainless steel tanks with indigenous yeast. The tanks are cooled by ambient air and fermentation takes place over 4-6 months
The wine is bottled after a light filtration and minimal addition of sulfur
Flinty, mineral and fresh. Yellow fruits, white flowers and herbaceous notes come through, the acidity is perfectly balanced and runs throught the core.