Schloss Johannisberg

Riesling Grünlack Spätlese

Composed of hand-harvested grapes from the single Schloss Johannisberg vineyard, an elegant and powerful Riesling with fresh notes of pineapple, green apple and sweet peach. Harmonious and beautifully structured, showcasing concentration and finesse.

REGION: Reinghau, Germany

APPELLATION: Rheingau – Single vineyard Schloss Johannisberg

GRAPE VARIETY: 100% Riesling

VINIFICATIONThe grapes are carefully destemmed and softly  crushed.   The must ferments in temperature controlled stainless   steel tanks, a small quantity (30%) in wooden barrels.

AGING: After fermentation, the wine settles on the lees for five months.

COLOR: Brilliant light yellow with some green reflections.

AROMA: White peach, fresh pineapple, green apple, nettle and sorrel.

PALATE: Well balanced on the palate with soft acidity, lovely sweetness and long citrus aftertaste.

SERVING SUGGESTIONS: Delicious with lobster, shrimp and spicy Thai-style dishes, as well as blue cheeses, creamy cheeses, fruit desserts and fresh fruit.