Clemens Busch Marienburg Spätlese Goldkapsel QmP
Nowhere have we found Rieslings to compare with these.
Clemens always manages to coax magic out of the Marienburg hill and the last three years have been no exception. Here we offer the first dry and sweet releases of 2019, the longer lees-aged top crus from 2018 and two freshly released, two-year lease aged reserve crus. Take your pick, it’s a veritable feast.
"For the sweet wines, in 2019, on the other hand, there was almost no botrytis, and the main harvest was significantly shorter, focusing on the first three weeks of October. The bit of botrytis was used for Auslese (which normally includes about 20% of botrytized grapes) and a TBA, yet there was not enough to also produce a BA." Stephan Reinhardt, Wine Advocate, August 2020
"Busch's 2019 Marienburg Spätlese Goldkapsel is clear and noble on the intense yet highly elegant and slightly flinty nose that displays perfectly selected Riesling fruit intertwined with floral notes. Tropical aromas on the light and filigreed yet intense and perfectly balanced palate, this gold capsule has a graceful structure and salty-piquant acidity. Notes of mango/pineapple juice fill every corner of this great, pure, refined and highly stimulating Spätlese. A fabulous Riesling and picture-book Spätlese that is impossible to spit! 7.5% alcohol." 94 pts, Stephan Reinhardt, WA
"Intense floral aromas lead you into this very pristine Spätlese that has a gigantic, herbal (basil) freshness that whips the grape sweetness way into the background. Super clean, lemon and mineral finish. From biodynamically grown grapes with Respekt certification. Drink or hold." 94 pts, James Suckling
|Duty Paid / In Bond||In Bond|
|Wine Type||White wines|
|Wine Style||Fragrant White|
|Winemaking||Biodynamic wines, Organic wines, Vegan wines, Vegetarian wines|
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