Wine A. Christmann, "Idig" GG Riesling trocken, 2016, 1.5 L
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The wine is light yellow color with golden hues.
The wine has a very complex, well-balanced taste with a creamy texture, salty notes of minerals, hints of lemon and yellow stone fruit, long finish.
Fresh aroma of the wine is filled with notes of candied citrus.
The wine goes well with white meat, veal, crayfish soup, smoked fish (whitefish).
"Idig" GG Riesling trocken - dry white wine of the highest quality, which has a classification "Grosse Gewachse" (GG), comparable to the Grand Cru. Wine classification GG produced exclusively from crops with absolutely the best vineyards with distinct terroir qualities that have demonstrated their potential for a long time. Yields of these vines is very low.
Riesling "Idigov" SG is produced from grapes grown in the vineyard Idigov. The soils are calcareous. Selective harvesting is done by hand. Followed by careful selection, soft pressing and cold maceration for 6 hours. Spontaneous natural fermentation takes place in oak barrels at a controlled temperature. Wine is aged for 10 months in new oak barrels large volume of 1,200 liters.
Today the company is owned by the family Christmann, chaired by a representative of the seventh generation of winemakers.