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Selbach-Oster Zeltinger Himmelreich Riesling Kabinett Halbtrocken

Himmelreich is German for “Kingdom of Heaven” and is the largest of the three single vineyards and is composed of chunky slate on top of a deep bedrock of slate. Himmelreich has South, Southwest, and Southeast expositions – a vineyard that offers multiple expressions within the prädkät levels.

Fermentation occurs naturally in large Mosel Fuder.

Producer:
Vintage:
2017
Country:
Germany
Region:
Mosel
Variety:
Riesling
Color:
White
Farming Practice:
Sustainable
Import Partner:
Terry Theise

Tasting Notes

“Quite the wild boy in ’17, zizzing lime tarragon wintergreen lemon grass in a manic spiciness, yet mineral and fruit appear and flow in limey rivulets, all underpinned by the vintage richness.” Terry Theise

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Press & Reviews

Parker

Score:
91
Date:
2019-07-01