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Rheingau 2011s revisited
31 May 2013 by Jancis Robinson & Young Shi
For more tasting notes and articles, see Germany 2011 - the guide . After a period dogged by underperforming noble estates, the Rheingau is showing real signs of energetic life. Overperformer Weingut Robert Weil has just been celebrating a massive investment programme in a shiny new winery, as has Fürst Löwenstein. Balthasar Ress has had a makeover under Christian Ress, with wines now made by Dirk Würz, who is equally famous for his blog wuerz-wein.de , in the old co-operative winery in Hattenheim. The much more atmospheric old family winery premises have been cleverly transformed into an upmarket membership...

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