Welcome to the wonderfully confusing world of German Wine. Spätlese Literally translated as late picking it refers to the Riesling grapes.
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Spatlese auslese kabinett. The German wine law refers to the following category as Prädikatswein previously referred to as Qualitätswein mit Prädikat. Riesling Kabinett Spätlese Taste. Consider pairing a dry Kabinett with sushi shellfish goat cheese or Thai food.
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You may also see Kabinett Trocken or Auslese Trocken wines. These wines are all naturally produced no chaptalization. Perfect on its own or as a complement to mild cheeses salads shellfish and poultry.
After LUnanime and their rosé La Pimpante the rest of the production at Bäzin goes into singular vintage specific wines released as ready or vintages allow. Kabinett is a German wine classification term that indicates that the wine was made from fully ripe grape s at harvest. Mueller Piesporter Michelsburg Spatlese Riesling Piesport Mosel Germany 1499.
It is not wrong to assume that Kabinett will be dryer typically but then again your mileage will vary significantly here. Dr Hans Von Muller Riesling Auslese Mosel Riesling Mosel Germany 1499. Typically Auslese is selected by successive passes through the vineyardpicking fruit for Kabinett and Spätlese first and leaving the healthiest berries on the vine to concentrate.
Representing graduating ripeness levels which are in ascending order. Your pronunciation is probably terrible but thats ok because we all had to start somewhere. Riesling reisling kabinett spaetlese auslese ice wine.
The 2003 vintage has been maligned by many a German purist because of its ample fruit and perceptibly low acid. Auslese translates to select harvest indicates a wine made from hand-selected very ripe grapes. So put on your best Arnold accent we know he is Austrian and get educated real quick with these important facts about the Prädikat system.
This single-vineyard Auslese is produced from hand-picked fully ripened Riesling grapes. Kabinett will be a relatively light and dry wine while Spätlese will give a much fuller wine that can however massively vary in sweetness. Harvested the earliest in the season Kabinett wines are crisp and generally dry.
This wine was probably one of the few that was a little too austere when it was released and now it is shining nicely. 2003 JL Wolf Forster Pechstein Riesling Spatlese SKU 1045734. PRICE EX-TAX 55 750ml.
German wine labels carry an indication of the quality of the wine from table wines or Tafelwein to Qba or Qualitätswein bestimmter Anbaugebiete to Quali. They are meant to be drunk with meals as a quaffing wine. Intense floral and fruity aromas with green fruit flavors of apple grape and pear which can extend to citrus and stone fruit flavors such as lemon lime apricot and peach when grown in more moderate climates.
Kabinett Spätlese Auslese BA and TBA. Riesling Spätlese Estate Bottled. Moderately light-bodied with aromas of Granny Smith apples our Kabinett is crisp and lively on the palate.
However the winemaker may choose to fully ferment the wine dry in which case you will typically see Spätlese Trocken on the label. Its sweet pear and honeydew melon flavors make a delicious aperitif and pair well with spicy Asian fare or. Monchhof Erdener Pralat Riesling Auslese Mosel Germany.