Riesling Trocken - Melsheimer - 2016

£20.00Price
  • Origin

    Mosel / Germany

  • Style

    White

  • Grape Variety

    Riesling

  • Production

    Organic / Biodynamic

  • ABV

    10.5 %

  • Winemaking

    Hand harvested from very steep vineyards with grey, blue and red slate soils, including the prized Mullay-Hofberg vineyard

     

    Direct pressing in a basket press into 100l Mosel barrels in their 13th century cellar, 8m underground

     

    Long, slow fermentation

     

    Aged a further 10 months old oak barrel

     

    1-2 g/l residual sugar

  • Tasting Notes

    Classic Riesling from the Mosel region, crisp, flinty and fresh. Racey lime and citrus notes pair with light floral tones on the palate, a perfect window for drinking at the moment