Weingut Rita & Rudolf Trossen, Rot, 2017, 750 ml
Light, summer fruit, on the dry side. The Trossen vineyards are full of slate, which resisted phylloxera completely, thus most of their vines are completely ungrafted and some approach 100 years old. Read more
Age of Vines: 30 years old
Soil: Grey slate for the Pinot Noir, Sandy clay for the Dornfelder
Varieties: Dornfelder and Pinot Noir
Vinification Method: Grapes are hand picked and destemmed. The juice macerates on the skins for about 2 weeks and is bottled with a light filtration and a small amount of sulfur.