Wine Balthasar Ress, "Hattenheimer Engelmannsberg" Riesling Eiswein, 2004, 375 ml
Reviews of purchase Balthasar Ress, "Hattenheimer Engelmannsberg" Riesling Eiswein, 2004, 375 ml
The wine is a golden yellow color with light greenish reflections.
The taste of wine a deep, dense, fruity, with a soft texture, moderate acidity, hints of earth and stones, mineral notes and a long aftertaste.
The aroma of wine is filled with notes of citrus and tropical fruits, vegetable hues, earthy and mineral notes.
The wine goes well with fish dishes, veal, mature cheeses.
"Rüdesheim Berg Schlossberg" - a vineyard in the Rheingau, located on a slope with a gradient of 70%. The site gets its name from the ruins of the castle located here Burg Ehrenfels ("schloss" in German means "castle"). This vineyard has the status of GG ("Großes Gewächs"), which is similar to the French Grand Cru. Like all the vineyards in Rüdesheim Berg Schlossberg enjoys abundant rays of sunlight throughout the day. A slate and quartzite, are part of the soil, at night give vines heat produced during the day. The area is 21.6 hectares of vineyard, winery Balthasar Ress owned plot of 0.5 ha.
Harvest to create "Rudesheim Berg Schlossberg" Riesling trocken GG harvested by hand in several passes through a selective screening. Careful transportation of the grapes to the winery takes place in small boxes. After pressing, the must is fermented and aged in stainless steel tanks and small oak barrels. Potential storage vintage year 2013 is 15 years.
Winery Balthasar Ress has a rich history, which began in 1870. Today, the family company is one of the biggest in the Rheingau. Balthasar Ress vineyard area is 32 hectares. Basically, the farm is grown varieties Riesling and Spätburgunder. The company's products has been awarded national and international awards, are better than any words testify to the high quality and great taste wines Balthasar Ress.