White - Off-dry

2013 Weingut Keller Niersteiner Hipping Riesling Spätlese

Riesling

  • Germany
  • Rheinhessen
Drink between 2017 - 2026 (Edit)
CT90.4 9 reviews
2013
Label borrowed from 2014
2014
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Community Tasting Notes 4

  • Skrutt (Formerly RotHead) wrote: 90 points

    March 8, 2016 - I agree with the lack of nerve bur the good fruit and mouth filling lift deserves some reverence.

  • Gurto wrote: 88 points

    August 22, 2015 - Gjorde ingen djupare analys - konstaterade att jag upplever det som jag gjorde för några månader sen (de tidigare not).

    Väldigt bra halvsöt riesling på alla sätt och vis men lite mer koncentration och nerv hade gjort det till ett exceptionellt vin. 88+

  • Omar Khayyam Likes this wine: 93 points

    June 15, 2015 - grilled lamb chops and good wines on a Sunday afternoon (Stockholm): Everyone enjoyed this very much as an aperitif.

    Today, this delivered on the perhaps slightly hyped promise of greatness that a very successful marketing campaign in Swedish wine media and grapevine networks had built up prior to release at the state monopoly retailer, systembolaget. Already from the get go this has a beautiful riesling nose with so much more than just the green apple freshness, there's all sorts of sweet ripe apples and white peaches as well as some sunny floral aromas, and the freshness to balance it all perfectly. And the body and structure given the 7,5 % alc is very admirable. Such a great producer! and fun to try one of these. I have some more stashed away for later...

  • Gurto wrote: 88 points

    May 30, 2015 - Doftar söta gröna äpplen, lite honung, jasminblom, melon-/gurktoner, lite grönörtigt och en pyttepuff petroleum.
    I munnen är det fjäderlätt och elektriskt med syrliga granny Smith med lite skalig kärvhet, omogen honungsmelon, ljus honung med en försiktig och behaglig sötma.

    Väldigt gott och sprittande friskt! Inte så stort som hypen antydde dock och det går att hitta likvärdiga rieslingar till en mindre kostnad. 88p+

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  • By Julia Harding, MW
    7/6/2014 (link)

    (Keller, Niersteiner Hipping Riesling Spätlese Rheinhessen White) Subscribe to see review text.

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  • By John Gilman
    Mar/Apr 2014, Issue #50, The 2013 German Vintage: A Throwback Vintage of Inconsistency, Measured Ripeness and Rather Zesty Acidity

    (Niersteiner Hipping Riesling Spätlese- Weingut Keller) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2013
  • Type White - Off-dry
  • Producer Weingut Keller
  • Varietal Riesling
  • Designation Spätlese
  • Vineyard Niersteiner Hipping
  • Country Germany
  • Region Rheinhessen
  • SubRegion n/a
  • Appellation n/a
  • UPC Code 4260063091612

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  • In Cellars 57 (71%)
  • Consumed 23 (29%)

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