Riesling SL, Screwcap
    Schloss Lieser

    Riesling SL, Screwcap,



    Schloss Lieser, Riesling SL, Screwcap, 2016

    Justerini & Brooks Tasting note
    Schloss Lieser, Riesling SL, Screwcap, 2016

    As of 2016 the Spatlese Trocken comes from Thomas's original Helden vineyard and there's a noticeable increase in the powerful red soil Helden character this year. Deeply slate driven, with red apples and a touch of spicy minerality, this is a succulent, gregarious trocken that now comes with added single vineyard character and intention.



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    Schloss Lieser

    Schloss Lieser

    This Estate is one of the new stars of the Mosel that in Thomas Haag (son of Wilhelm at Fritz Haag), has one of Germany’s brightest up and coming winemakers. His prime plots of land are in the top due south-facing Niederberg Helden vineyard of Lieser. Though just a few hundred metres from his father’s Brauneberg vineyards, the heavy thicker set grey/blue slate of the Helden vineyard produces heavier wines that sometimes require more initial bottle bottle age before showing their true colours. Rigorous work in the vineyard and microscopic attention to detail in his cellars, guarantee a consistent production of good wines in poor years and outstanding wines in great years. In fact, Thomas can regularly claim to have the Mosel’s lowest yields. Since 2004, Thomas has been exploiting some vines in the famous Brauneberger Juffer Sonnenuhr vineyard, given to him by his father Wilhelm Haag of the Fritz Haag estate.

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