The Riesling from the Espenhof winery shines in the glass in a light yellow with green reflections and unfolds its typical grape variety bouquet with the aromas of peach, green apple and lime. These aromas are rounded off by a delicate spice and herbal notes.
This white wine from Rheinhessen has a lot of substance and juiciness on the palate with a fine minerality.
Vinification for Riesling from the Espenhof Winery
The almost 20-year-old vines for this Riesling grow on a rocky southern slope on shellfish limestone in the location of Flonheimer BIngerberg.
The grapes are selectively harvested, the fermentation and ageing take place 50% in the stainless steel tank and 50% with spontaneous fermentation partly in the large wood. This Riesling is then stored on the whole yeast until bottling.
Food recommendation for the Riesling from the Espenhof Winery
Enjoy this dry white wine with freshwater fish, asparagus or roast pork.
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|Type of Wine:||White wine|
|Wine acidity in g/l:||7,8|
|Residual sugar in g/l:||5,3|
|Sub region:||Flonheim (DE)|
|Occasion & Theme:||balcony/patio , to enjoy during the week , barbecue , Picknick , summer-wine|
|Location:||Flonheimer Binger Berg|
|Ageing in:||stainless steel tank|
|Quality Classification & Rating:||Q.b.A. Qualitätswein bestimmter Anbaugebiete|
|Aromas & Palate Notes:||Green apple , Lemon , Green grass , mineral|
|Optimal serving temperature in °C:||8 - 10|
|Food Pairing:||Light dishes , bright, hearty dishes|
|Glass Recommendation:||White Wine Glass|
|Bottle Design & Features:||Bordeaux Style , classic|
|Bottle size in L:||1,0|
|Shutter type:||Stelvin Screw Cap|
|storage capacity in years from the vintage year:||16|
|Alcohol % ABV:||12,0|
|Allergens & Misc. Ingredients:||contains sulfites and sulfur dioxide|
|Distributor:||Weingut Espenhof - Hauptstraße 81 - 55237 Flonheim - Deutschland|