Riesling Mülheimer Sonnenlay, Zeppelin Label 2018

MAX FERDINAND RICHTER

Riesling Mülheimer Sonnenlay, Zeppelin Label
2018

Product code
760782
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
Open
Status
Available
Country
Germany
Regulated designation
Q.b.A.
Region
Mosel
Appellation
Moselle
Varietal(s)
Riesling 100 %
Color
White
Sugar
Semi-dry
Closure type
Metal screw cap
Availability
Winery's website

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...

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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”.

Tasting notes

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.