Gindorf Zellerberg Riesling Auslese 2018

Traditional Price €45
WineSpark Price €26.79
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This is a late-harvest sweet wine, only made in the best years.

It’s from Laura’s Zellerberg vineyard in the Mosel, which is set on steep grey slate - which gives a lovely minerality to the wine.

2018 was one of those perfect years, when they got just the right balance of sun and rain to produce grapes with the perfect amount of sugar in them to produce an Auslese.

And Laura’s still waiting for that perfect year to strike again - she hasn’t made this wine since then!

This would go wonderfully well with any cheese course, or a dessert with fruit in it.

Wine type White
Grape(s) Riesling 100%
Country Germany
Region of origin Mosel
Appellation Quality wine
Vintage 2020
Alcohol % 11%
Oak? Yes
Months in Oak 12
Type of Oak French oak
Allergens (e.g. Milk, Egg, Fish, Nuts) Sulfites
Average age of vines > 40
Average altitude of vines (m) 274
Soil type(s) Red slate
Closure Type Cork
Is this wine organic? No
Biodynamic? No
Sustainably produced? Yes (most vineyard work by hand, reduced use of machinery, hand harvest, spontaneous fermentation - no addition of pure cultured yeasts, no added sugar, filtered once)
Suitable for vegans? Yes
Ageing potential (years) > 5
Ideal drinking window 2021 - 2026

If you’re looking for the truest expression of Riesling in the world, Germany’s Mosel Valley is a great place to start.

Read more about Laura here.

Laura says: 'Classic tarte flambée with onions and bacon (or as a onion tart) and tarte flambée with goat's cheese, onion and honey, few ingredients, but super tasty, not too heavy and goes perfectly with the wine (the goat cheese should not be too dominant), bacon from the village butcher and onions from the local farmer.'

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