Order online through saucey and have your favorite reisling delivered to your doorstep in 30 minutes. Highquality german riesling, alsace riesling and riesling wines from select u. Just like the label says, clean and minerally with hints of honeysuckle and citrus notes. Riesling 2015 wine description the fresh, balanced taste of clean slate is achieved by carefully selecting grapes from vineyards throughout the mosel. We strive to provide the best quality products and service for all our customers to ensure a timely delivery. Drink the clean slate at any holiday event, and it will also pair with roast ham and spicy food. Mosel, germany earthy and spicy notes start this wine off, and leads to a flavor reminiscent to peach or apricot.
I used to buy clean slate but i like the apple flavor and crispness of this better than clean slate and its half the price. The region in the historic appellation of mosel, germany, it takes centuries of tradition to produce a modern classic credited with producing the finest rieslings in the world, the slate soil of the mosel region is where the longripening riesling grape finds its most perfect growing conditions. The fresh and balanced taste profile of clean slate is achieved by carefully selecting grapes from vineyards throughout the mosel. Riesling is without question germanys favorite grape.
The steep blue slate slopes of the lower mosel give the wine its minerality while the middle mosel provides a hint of spice to complement the characteristic fresh peach flavors of. A selection of lowalcohol wines, including a riesling from germany. Nothing partners up better with brats and german potato salad than the perfect riesling from the mosel region in germany. Grey slate dr l, private reserve, riesling, german, white. Clean, fresh, and lively it is packed with refreshing, juicy fruit. Moselland is the largest vineyard owner in the mosel and one of germanys top exporters of riesling. Unfortunately, bulk exports of cheap, sweet german wines, many of them riesling or riesling blends, has left this saccharine memory on our palates. A remarkable value, this refreshing, lightly sweet riesling is named for the slate soils that define germanys prestigious mosel region. It drinks very much in the dry style not sweet and flexes some hidden. The clean, elegant flavor is delicious with food and perfect to share with friends.
Riesling wines shop white wines binnys beverage depot. Crafted in a drier style that makes it an ideal partner for fresh fish. Try to pay everything you owe, so that you can start with a. Because riesling is rarely made with oak or blended with other grapes, its dry wines showcase the varietals pure green apple, citrus and peach flavors with bright and refreshing acidity. Clean slate riesling, mosel, germany 2012 expert wine. Riesling is a lightskinned, aromatic grape of german origin which is if the majority of top wine critics are to be believed the worlds finest white wine grape variety for many, the claim above may seem at odds with the sea of chaptalized, lowquality wine exported from germany in the late 20th century.
The fresh balanced taste of clean slate is achieved by carefully selecting grapes from vineyards throughout the mosel. The slopes of the lower mosel give the wine its minerality while the middle mosel provides a hint of spice to complement the. Moselland is the largest vineyard owner in the mosel and. Widely planted, though once derided, riesling is the superstar of the white wine world at the moment. The grape has a reputation for value priced, beginner friendly wines, but at its best, riesling yields complex, aromatic, and balanced wines that are worldclass. It is here that you can find the origin of clean slate, a flavorful riesling that was named best riesling at the 2006 san francisco international wine competition, was awarded the gold medal at the 2007 san francisco international wine festival and. The germans have six levels of sweetness, and this is about the second most dry.
In this podcast episode, we start with a clean slate. Germany much has changed over the past few decades in regards to german wine. Grey slate dr l, private reserve, riesling, german, white wine. In fact, many of the better wines from germany and alsace, for that matter are bonedry, and fantastic for food pairing. Clean slate offers forward, fresh grapefruit and lemon flavors with just a hint of smoke in this offdry riesling. If youre a fan of crisp, flavorful white wines with a lot of personality, then this is a great wine for you. The steep blue slate slows of the lower mosel give the wine its minerality while the middle mosel provides a hint of spiciness to complement the characteristic fresh peach flavors of the upper mosel.
This wine, the 2011 clean slate mosel riesling, really sings summer of riesling. From their noble grapes we craft a crisp, refreshing and elegant wine. The wine the clean style of clean slate on the steep hills above the winding mosel river grow the worlds most celebrated riesling vines. Find our wine find clean slate riesling in your area to find clean slate riesling in your market, please contact our distributor in your state. Its a straightforward yet consistently elegant wine for everyday enjoyment. The thin slate stones of vineyards in the mosel river valley are a critical factor in crafting riesling of exquisite balance. Clean slate riesling qualitatswein mosel 2014 expert wine. Over 100,000 german translations of english words and phrases. The balanced taste profile of clean slate is created by carefully selecting grapes. Due to staffing limitations, we are temporarily consolidating some locations and adjusting hours to better serve our customers. Here, riesling rocks, throws the simulated limestone gavel down, brings the gamut of mineral in unspoken gesture.
Riesling can be teethshatteringly sweet, but clean slate strikes a nice balance. All of this is critical to the development of the fresh peach, crisp lime and subtle mineral flavors of clean slates wines manuels exquisite expression of the regions unique essence of riesling terroir. Discover the best riesling wines online or in stores at binnys beverage depot. More than 90 percent of the wine consumed in germany today is dry trocken. Clean slate riesling 2014 expert wine ratings and wine. Bright and fresh in the mouth, this has a gentle sweetness that is well balanced by firm acidity, all wrapped in a rather lightweight, fresh package. Additional information on clean slate riesling 2014. The proposal is to pay everything you owe, so that you can start with a clean slate. The fresh, balanced taste of clean slate is achieved by carefully. The explanation behind its nongermanic name is the wine is jointly produced by german vineyard owner moselland, one of the regions largest wine growers. Packaging and pos fresh packaging and pos german rieslings are known for excellent quality and impossibleto decipher labels.
Youll experience fresh flavors of ripe peach, hints of lime, and a cool minerality. Flavors include apple, lime, stone fruits, and ginger, often finishing with a burst of acidity and notes of petrol or minerality. The clean slate riesling nv is a lively white wine that you and your guests will love. Have clean slate riesling delivered to your door in under an hour.
Vinho verde from portugal and clean slate riesling from germany. The thin slate stones of our vineyards in the mosel river valley are a critical factor in crafting a riesling of exquisite balance. In the mosel river region of germany, hills are decorated with vineyards of the world. Riesling styles range from bone dry to lusciously sweet. Schwarzriesling black riesling is the german name for pinot meunier, a grape used in champagne, but which is also grown in southern germany. Clean slate riesling 2017 from mosel, germany the fresh, balanced taste of clean slate is achieved by carefully selecting grapes from vineyards throughout. Crisp white peach, fresh limes and lemons and an acidity that will have your mouth. Clean slate is the product of a partnership between moselland of bernkastelkues, germany and winebow, a top u. The fresh, balanced taste of clean slate is achieved by carefully selecting grapes from vineyards throughout the mosel. Long gone are the days of mass produced, sickly sweet white wines which were once the chief exports of this fascinating and ancient wine.
It may be missing the long tapered neck of a typical german riesling bottle but its contents scream mosel slate all the way. Clean slate offers consumers great german wine with an easytoread label and uber fresh promotions and point of sale materials. The fresh, balanced taste of clean slate is achieved by carefully selecting grapes. The steep blue slate slopes of the lower mosel give the wine its minerality while the middle mosel provides a hint of spice to complement the characteristic fresh peach flavors of the upper mosel. The steep blue slopes of the lower mosel give the wine its minerality, while the middel mosel provides a hint of spice to complement the. Manuel is considered to be the new face of german wine. Additional information on clean slate riesling 2016. Riesling nv wine description the thin slate stones of our vineyards in the mosel river valley are a critical factor in crafting.
This fine riesling wine originates from the mosel valley with its steep. Riesling is the most versatile white wine for food matching. The thin slate stones of our vineyards in the mosel river valley are a critical factor in crafting a riesling of. Clean slate is the product of a partnership between moselland of bernkastelkues, germany and the winebow group. Gray riesling is actually trousseau gris, a white mutant of the bastardo port wine grape. A touch muted perhaps but distinctly riesling with a lovely base note of sweetsour apple fruit. It is clean and crisp with vibrant stone fruit and citrus aromas. Cape riesling is the south african name for the french grape crouchen. So precious are these stones that those which slip into the river are carefully carried back up the treacherously steep vineyard slopes and returned to place. Grey slate riesling white german wine this classic mosel riesling was produced by ernst loosen, owner of the worldrenowned dr.959 1583 628 1345 450 1470 389 373 612 305 1324 44 1427 1620 442 1656 1404 898 228 372 1538 571 1426 753 1586 61 343 1161 113 1498 1539 265 1180 1530 900 311 1555 274 458 1 380 449 261 685 1478 1180 802