Leitz Dragonstone Riesling
48 Ratings
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48 Ratings
Leitz Dragonstone Riesling

Wine Details

Varietal

Riesling

Style

White

Region

RheingauDOC_Germany

Winemaker's Notes

"The latest installment of a proverbial hit, Leitz’s 2007 Rudesheimer Drachenstein Riesling Dragonstone continues (as its full name demonstrates) to come from a single vineyard, one from which by now Leitz takes a significant percentage of the crop. There has never been a better example of the electric intensity and uncanny balance Leitz is able to achieve in this site between taut, invigorating acidity and a high level of residual sugar that comes off as barely sweet. Zesty lime, peach, pink gra...

Vineyard

Weingut Leitz

Varietal

Riesling

Style

White

Region

RheingauDOC_Germany

"The latest installment of a proverbial hit, Leitz’s 2007 Rudesheimer Drachenstein Riesling Dragonstone continues (as its full name demonstrates) to come from a single vineyard, one from which by now Leitz takes a significant percentage of the crop. There has never been a better example of the electric intensity and uncanny balance Leitz is able to achieve in this site between taut, invigorating acidity and a high level of residual sugar that comes off as barely sweet. Zesty lime, peach, pink gra...

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    nice balance between sweet and tart

    about 5 years
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