The KREUZNACHER PARADIES site with clay marl and shell limestone soils is predestined for Riesling and Pinot Noir.
Our best wines grow on the south-east facing slopes.
Yield reduction and quality-oriented handwork guarantee high-quality grapes with the finest fruit aromas, an elegant acidity and a velvety minerality.
Riesling - the king of white wines. His kingdom are the cool regions with their heat-retaining soil.
From it arise the most characteristic and most noble wines whose most distinctive features are the acid and the elegant peach scent.
Also apple and apricot tones or subtle shades of citrus and flowers are typical for Riesling.
Depending on the substrate the winessmell like mineral or "steely".
The fruit is juicy and refreshing and the racy acidity gives the Riesling structure and an elegant and savory finish.
Matured Rieslings often develop a flavor that you can describe with "petrol tone".
The strong acidity tolerates well a certain sweetness. Therefore, one should also try semi-dry to sweet Rieslings.
The White Riesling is the most valuable grape of the northern wine regions.