2020 Eva Fricke Lorch Riesling Trocken

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Pristine and well-balanced Riesling from an organic producer in Rheingau, Eva Fricke.

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Eva Fricke approaches her winemaking with a belief in the "triangle of balance" - committed to having salty, sweet and acidic flavours all in equilibrium.

That's exactly what you can find in the Lorch Riesling; robust flavour intermingled perfectly with a fine herbaceousness and citrus element. An exquisite line of wet-stone minerality shows its face, too, which just adds to the overall graceful impact of the wine.

An absolutely stunning drop, here.

Vineyard: Various sites around Lorch (Kapellenberg, Bodental, Schlossberg and Krone), all of which are on grey slate and quartzite.

Fermentation and maturation in stainless-steel tanks and oak barrels, natural yeasts, no filtration.

95 Points - "“The super-intense wild-herb, lemon-balm and Amalfi-lemon character is married to no less fundamental minerality, then all of this is packed into a sleek body. Crystalline finish that’s extremely long and fine for the village-wine category. From organically grown grapes." - JamesSuckling.com

94 Points - "Eva's 2020 Lorcher Riesling Trocken combines intense, concentrated and a bit reductive Riesling fruit with green tea and typical pure crushed slate (oil) and even very fine iodine aromas. Fascinating in its precision and definition! Supple, lush and elegant on the palate, this is an intense, round and silky, crystalline and sustainable, mineral Lorch Riesling with very fine tannins and sustainable, highly stimulating, salty-mineral grip on the finish." - Stephan Reinhardt (The Wine Advocate)

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