Quality: VDP. GUTSWEINE - GOOD FROM THE GROUND UP
VDP. GUTSWEINE are good, entry-level wines in the VDP’s hierarchy which consistently links wine quality with origin. The wines originate from an estate’s holdings within a region, and they meet the stringent standards prescribed by the VDP.
Wine / Character
strawberry and rasberry - well integrated but present acidity - a hint of oak
Ground / Terroir Colored Sandstone
The lower trias or colored sandstone is the main soil in palatinate. Its different colours are caused by different levels of iron oxide. It is a sandy soil with a decent nutrition reservoir. A very good soil for Riesling and Pinots. Wines which grow on this soil are often marked by yellow fruit flavours.
Maturation / Gathering
hand-picked - sorted on sorting table - destamped - cold maceration - fermentation in stainless steal - 8 months in barrique