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 %