Erbacher Schlossberg Auslese Riesling 2011
Schloss Reinhartshausen (Reinhartshausen Castle, pronounced Rhine-hearts-how-sen”) continues to be identified with creation of uncommon and majestic German Rieslings since 1337. Over the generations, this magnificent property on the banking institutions from the Rhine offers performed a central part in the Rheingau district’s status like a source of a number of the world’s most transcendent white wines. Admired for his or her richness and depth, these full-bodied, opulent wines are occasionally known as the Kings of German Riesling.
Schloss Reinhartshausen embraces 15 distinct vineyard sites situated in the vicinity from the townships of Erbach and Hattenheim. Included in these are a significant part of the famous Grand Cru Erbacher Marcobrunn vineyard, aswell as the neighboring Erbacher Schlossberg site in its 15-acre entirety. Having a mixed total of 203 acres planted to vine, Schloss Reinhartshausen may be the largest privately possessed wine property in the Rheingau and it is a member from the VDP (Verband Deutscher Qualitäts- und Prädikatsweingüter).
Fermentation occurs in stainless-steel tanks and it is kept at a minimal temperature to keep up the vibrant aromas from the grapes. Fermentation endures 28 times at a temp of 57°F.
Affluent and creamy for the palate with lovely, extreme and elegant flavors of peach, exotic fruit and honey.