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Specifications

Colour:

White

Producer:

Schloss Lieser

Region:

Germany

Appellation:

Mosel-Saar-Ruwer

Grape Type:

Riesling

Piesporter Goldtropfchen, Riesling, Auslese, 2016

6x75cl £135.00

3 cases

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Tasting Note:

Thomas owns seven plots in the Goldtropchen vineyard and it required four passes through the vines to pick the material for this Auslese. There's a huge sense of power on the nose, ripe intense concentrated fruit notes, while on the palate there's real intensity but also vitality here, with tropical, extrovert fruit flavours given a corseted dancing quality, possibly by way of the highest levels of acidity in any of these wines. "It's an energetic hillside" was Thomas' summation. It has produced a mightily impressive Auslese in 2016.

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