2019 Bianka and Daniel Schmitt Riesling

A super lively and funky Rheinhessen Riesling, with great fruit, and awesome texture.

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A German Riesling for the 21st century, defying convention, and the rigid Germanic classification system for the varietal, Bianka and Daniel have created a complex textural feast of natural proportions.

The smell reminds you of freshly sliced apples and pears with their skin, cereals and oat flakes and a creamy coconut. More fruit with skin on the palate, delicately nutty and with a fine, elegant tannin. The wine opens so much more with air, the flavours deepening, with just exceptional texture.

Whole bunch pressed into large format oak, and then letting nature take its course. Sounds simple right? Well, only if you get it right in the vineyard, something Daniel and Bianka focus on: believing, rightly so, that pristine, fully ripened fruit, is the key to producing quality natural wine.

Whole bunch pressed, with a native yeast fermentation. Matured in 1200 litre Barrel. Bottled unfiltered, with no added SO2.

93 Points - Rheinhessen, younger generation, native yeast, 1200L barrels, no sulphur. Natty wines. Scents of sweet lime, patisserie, marzipan, green apple. Juicy in the palate, very saline mineral characters in the mix, green apple, alpine herbs, some wet steel and slate-like grippy/minerally notes. Chewy, bright, refreshing and loads of character. Mega delicious." Mike Bennie (Wine Front)

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