Rheinhessen 2013 - late pickers rewarded
'2013 offers everything from elegant Kabinett to the highest noble sweet wines. Excellent also for the reds. Our yields are overall 25% down compared with 2012 (which was a rather large yield). All in all four very intense weeks are over. Nature's gift came late but it came', wrote a tired but happy Klaus Peter Keller of Weingut Keller in Rheinhessen on Sunday 4 November , bringing to an end his photo story, concatenated in chronological order below, from the last two weeks of harvest in his vineyards. He added, 'It's definitively a year with high acidity. But also very high dry extract (due to low yields), which balances...
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