Wiesbaden 2018 – Mosel, Nahe and Rheinhessen Riesling GGs


See also Wiesbaden 2018 – reds and Silvaner GGs and this guide to our coverage of Germany 2017. 

In this second part of my report on the showing of the VDP Grosse Gewächse in Wiesbaden at the end of August I focus on Riesling from the Mosel, Nahe and Rheinhessen, mainly from the 2017 vintage, although some producers preferred to show their more settled wines from the 2016 vintage. The third part, to be published soon, will be dedicated to the Riesling Grosse Gewächse from the Pfalz, Rheingau and Franken. 

With a total of 450 wines on show, some...