Schweinhardt

This wine estate is owned by the family Schweinhardt and comprises approximately of 35 hectares of the finest vineyards in the surroundings of the wine village Langenlonsheim in the Nahe valley. The soil consists of different compositions in each site. Rothenberg evidences a red slate composition, Konigschild is rich with ancient shell laden limestone, while Lohrer Berg is a terraced vineyard with coarse gravel composition. Each vineyard site evidences a slightly different interpretation of fruit from its’ vines. The estate is 34 hectares in total and annual production averages approximately 150,000 bottles. Axel Schweinhardt runs the family estate now, which traces its’ roots along 350 years of winemaking along the Nahe River. All of the grapes are hand harvested and vinification is moderm but with minimal intervention. The estate is farmed sustainably and all of the wines qualify as vegan friendly.

Riesling Rothenberg

The Rothenberg vineyard is located in the Nahe. It is comprised of red slate soils. All of the fruit for this wine is hand harvested and aged in large oak barrels. Vinification is modern, with minimal intervention.

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Price: FL $160
 
Riesling Konigschild

Harvested at a Spatlese level and vinified bone dry. From steep vineyards composed of ancient shell and limestone soils. Konigsschild explodes from the glass with intense aromas and flavors of wild flowers, avocado, apple, with distinct minerality balance and finesse.

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Price: FL $216, 2 cs $200