The delicate Frankenthal convinces with its profound nature. A grippy wine with a cook cool acidity and delicate at the same time. A deep Spätburgunder with spiciness and minerality.
Vineyard: VDP.Erste Lage designated first-class sites in Germany with an autonomous profile. They provide optimal growing conditions for consistantly producing wines of the highest quality. The sites are carefully defined and delimited by the VDP regional associations. To the east of the world-famous Höllenberg, their 30-50 year old vines grow on quartzite and slate weathered soils.
The steep north-south slopes provide an ideal exposure for the excellent Spätburgunder of this site.
A steep and sunlit slopes give the Frankenthal a special indintity. In order to preserve this identity, the wine is aged exclusively in second and third use barriques. After 18 months in wooden barrels, in which the unique minerality is not marked, the wine is bottled infiltered.
Alcohol: 13,0% vol.
Res. sugar: 0,3 g/l
Acidity: 4,8 g/l