Combines light footedness with precision as an aromatic young wine and should have solid potential to express its inherent mineral character, spice, and persistence as it ages and further develops.
Wine from young vines in the top site Nackenheim Rothenberg has been blended with that from a parcel of 35-year-old vines to create a tautly strong wine with extraordinary aromatic expression.
• An early start into the season led to a long vegetation period
• A cold early spring was followed by a hot and dry summer. Then a moderate late summer and a mild harvesting period with cold nights made up for the labour intense first half of the season.
• The flavors of the 2017 vintage are fine and multilayered.
• A great vintage with balance and a playful character