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Riesling “Berg” Erste Lage 2017

  • 95 Points Falstaff
  • 96 Points A la Carte
  • 95 Points James Suckling
Origin Traisental
Variety Riesling
Category Traisental DAC Reserve
Analysis Alc: 13,5 % vol., Acidity: 7,0 g/l, Rs: 6,4 g/l, dry
Potential 2018 – 2028

Site

This vineyard occupies a steep, eastfacing, terraced slope with a gradient of more than 25%. The soil, which overlies calcareous conglomerate of the Hollenburg-Karlstetten Formation, is very meager with only a thin layer of humus.

Vinification

Selection of the best physiologically ripe grapes; 12 hours skin contact; fermented in stainless steel; kept on the lees for 8 months in traditional acacia wood barrels.

Tasting Notes

Intensive yellow; pure peach aromas; the palate is tightly knit and has acid structure rich in finesse.

Serving Suggestions

Goes best with fish e.g. with trout or salmon; also very good with spicy food; especially asian cuisine.

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Product Codes

EAN Bottle Code: 9120013668033
EAN Case of 6 Code: 9120013668040

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