Schloss Johannisberg

Riesling Silberlack Grosse Gewächs Dry

Composed of hand-harvested grapes from the single Schloss Johannisberg vineyard, this exceptional Riesling seduces with soft notes of white peach, stone fruit, citrus and passionfruit.  A singular Riesling with exceptional intensity, elegance and finesse.

REGION: Rheingau, Germany

APPELLATION: Rheingau – Single vineyard Schloss Johannisberg

VARIETY: 100% Riesling

VINIFICATION: The grapes are carefully destemmed and softly  crushed.  The must ferments in wooden barrel of 1200 lt.

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

COLOR: Brilliant pale light yellow

AROMA: Slightly reserved on attack with delicate fruitiness, gentle peach stone, citrus, Passion fruit, herbs and physalis.

PALATE: Very mineral and wonderful pure on palate, with long lingering flavors and soft acidity. Well balanced and integrated.

SERVING SUGGESTIONS: Outstanding with duck, goose and turkey, as well as rich seafood such as lobster and monkfish. Also delicious with blue cheeses.

ALCOHOL: 13 %