Highly aromatic with scents recalling cantaloupe, stone fruit and mineral
Medium-bodied, complex and refined, with rich flavours of dried fruits like apricot, perfect acidity structure
Outstanding as an aperitif or matches with cheese, foie gras, desserts, enjoy by itself
Graacher Himmelreich 1998 Riesling Auslese Fass 25 500ml
Winery: S. A. Prüm
Wine Grapes: 100% Riesling
Production Area:Graach Himmelreich, Mosel
Alcohol: 7,5% by vol.
Acidity: 9,2 g/l, residual
Residual sugar: 114 g/l
S. A. Prüm
Graach Himmelreich, Mosel
110-325 m, gradient 45-75%
Age of the Vineyards
Carefully selected fully-ripened botrytis-touched grapes were hand-harvested in October.
Fermentation with in Fuder (old 1000 liter oak barrel). The wine was bottled under natural cork.
2 months in stainless steel, three months in Old oak