MAX FERDINAND RICHTER
Riesling Mülheimer Sonnenlay, Zeppelin Label
About this winery
Situated in the heart of the Mosel's finest vineyards, the Max Ferdinand Richter estate has been in the family for over 300 years. The family owns 48 acres of priceless vines on the magnificent stretch of the river between Erden and Brauenberg including all the best sites: Graacher Himmelreich, Wehlener Sonnenuhr and Brauenberger Juffer and Richter's monopole Veldenzer Eilsenberg. This is quite literally an embarrassment of riches. Richter's vines are sustainably farmed; all grapes are...
Notes about product
“Zeppelin-Riesling” is produced from estate grown and contracted fruit, the latter by our fellow wine growers from Mülheim. It comes in the 1920 art deco artist label designed by Bauhaus artist Hans Schlösser and commemorates the fact that the Mülheimer Sonnenlay was proudly served on board the luxurious airships “Graf Zeppelin” and “Hindenburg”.
Smells apple, citrus and slate stone. Clean pure structure; mineral texture with rich mouth-filling flavours of orchard fruits and juicy layers. Shows a well zesty and spicy refreshing style. Well-balanced structure, animating. The elegant fruit structure finishes with great length.