Reichsgraf Von Kesselstatt Piesporter Goldtropfchen Riesling Spatlese 2013

$37.99

SKU 06234

750ml

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The vineyards are the estate's most valuable asset. With 12 ha (30 acres) each in the Mosel, Saar, and Ruwer, the estate has a most extraordinary spectrum of top vineyards in all three valleys in the region.
Category Dessert Wine
Varietal
Country Germany
Region Mosel-Saar-Ruwer
Appellation Piesport
Brand Reichsgraf Von Kesselstatt
Alcohol/vol 7.5%
  • wa93

Wine AdvocateThe 2013 Riesling Spatlese Piesporter Goldtropfchen opens very clear and precise on the nose intermixing cool, slate aromas with grapefruit and white peach flavors. Intense and piquant on the palate, this is a surprisingly straight, pure, stimulating, piquant and salty Spätlese bottled with 7.5% alcohol and a rather moderate residual sugar of 67 grams per liter. The high acidity of 10.5 grams make this a long-distance runner.

Stephan Reinhardt, February 2015
  • ws92

Wine SpectatorShows a firm herbal essence to the mineral, green apple and green citrus flavors, with a creamy texture. Vibrant acidity powers this along, presenting a finish filled with notes of wild herb. Drink now through 2038. 1,650 cases made.

Kim Marcus, February 28, 2015