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2019 Clemens Busch Riesling Trocken

Mosel, Germany

Super fine organic Riesling from the natural wine iconoclast Clemens Busch.

$50.00

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It has 10.5% alcohol yet is intense and expressive—stunning.

Stephan Reinhardt (The Wine Advocate

About The Wine

Another outstanding 2019 German Riesling to savour, at an entry-level price.

This organic dry (Trocken) wine is sourced in part from some of Clemens' GG classified vineyards, the 'Grand Crus' if you will.

For such a light delicate wine it packs so much in.. slate, pear, spice, honey, with the promise of more to come over the next few years. A must-buy, as stocks are flying...

About Clemens Busch

Clemens Busch is the fifth generation of Busch men to farm their family's vineyards along the Mosel.

The man is an iconoclast, a renegade, and arguably the best 'natural' producer of fine wines in the region.

A man well ahead of the curve, Clemens began converting his vineyards to organics in 1984. He now has each site certified biodynamic and is producing powerful Rieslings with no additions save the minimum amount of effective sulphur

Stunning vineyard landscape
Stunning vineyard landscape
Mosel, Germany
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From The Importer

The 2019 vintage wines show the signature precision combining the ripe vibrant fruit flavours of the warmer season with balancing acidity. The dry Rieslings are real show-stoppers, fresh with excellent inner tension. The sweet and noble rot wines of 2019 are nuanced, with light, playful sweetness and elegant acidity – perfectly balanced.

Clemens’s Rieslings are one of the greatest expressions of soil transfer (terroir) available today, the perfect combination of exceptional site, old vines and meticulous bio-dynamic farming.

Blend : Riesling (100%)
Drink Until : 2030
Bottle Size : 750ml

Clemens tending his vines
Clemens tending his vines
Mosel, Germany
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" Bottled at the end of June, the 2019 Riesling Trocken intermixes ripe and juicy Riesling fruit with a delicate slate aroma. Lush and round on the palate, this is a delicate and even salty Riesling with juicy fruit and a fine Ribera structure on the finish. It has 10.5% alcohol yet is intense and expressive—stunning." - Stephan Reinhardt (The Wine Advocate)

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Great Riesling

Ideal with chinese food.

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