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Specifications

Colour:

White

Producer:

Spreitzer

Region:

Germany

Appellation:

Oestrich

Grape Variety:

Riesling

Oestricher Lenchen, Spätlese 303, 2015

6x75cl £120.00

3 cases Equiv. £20.00 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

A cuvee to mark the highest oeschle level ever measured in the Rheingau, 303, for a wine made by Spreitzer under the name of Hess. The record stood for decades until it was eventually broken by Weil in the 2003 vintage. Lenchen or "iron hill" is a red stony vineyard that gives both richness and mineral backbone to the wine. Nectarine and mandarin fruit are balanced by a fine grainy mineral element, there is some structure in the mouth in this large framed yet fluent wine with great length. A really satisfying mouthful of Spätlese.

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