Rhein Riesling

late harvest

Vintage:

2019

Colour:

golden-yellow

Taste:

sweet

Grape variety:

100% Rhein riesling

Region:

Međimurje – hilly Croatia

Soil:

sand, clay, loam

Cultivation:

single Guyot

Vinification:

harvest on the end of November, soft pressing of grapes, natural must sedimentation, fermentation at a controlled temperature for 4 months

Ageing:

in stainless steel drums, 12 months in oak barrel

Alcohol content:

11,0 % vol.

Residual sugar:

90,0 g/l

Total acidity:

6,5 g/l

Description

Rich and caramelly on the nose, with baked apple, ginger, and honey aromas, with some marzipan savouriness. The sweetness here is perfectly balanced by the acidity, showing just how well Riesling adapts to this style. The wine finishes with some beautifully done light botrytis influence.

Characteristics

juicy, fruity, in a modern style, dynamic

Pairing

With Pag cheese or sardo served with four types of onion jam. With medium body desserts, very aromatic, sweet and oily.

Serving:

10-12 C

Volume:

0,5l