Clemens Busch Marienburg 'Fahrlay-Terrassen' GG
- Mosel, Germany
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.
"As promising and gorgeously savory as the 2019s are, the 2018s should not be underrated. 2018 is an exceptional vintage for Rita and Clemens Busch, and the range of great wines is wide. Born in a warm yet less dry year than elsewhere, the 2018s are richer than the 2019s and 2017s and certainly lower in acidity. The 2018 GGs, as well as the 2017 Reserve wines are absolutely fabulous. In fact, I don't know many other producers who excel with all the Riesling disciplines from dry to noble sweet. This explains why so many wines are rated 95 or 96, no matter the style or level of sweetness or even the vintage." Stephan Reinhardt, Wine Advocate, August 2020
"The 2018 Marienburg GG Fahrlay Terrassen is super clear, complex and intense on the slatey, very elegant nose that displays a deep, refined and mineral bouquet of perfectly ripe and flinty Riesling berries with herbal and stony notes. Crystalline, finessed and elegant on the palate, this is a rich yet pure, refreshingly mineral and also juicy Fahrlay from vines that are 100+ years old. 13.5% alcohol." 96 pts, Stephan Reinhardt, WA
"Long-term stuff here. A very lush wine for the dry GG category, this is almost too much at first. However, as this rolls over the palate it loses weight and gains in liveliness, becoming more energetic and subtle. Might show better after another year or two in the bottle. From organically grown grapes with Fair’n Green certification. Drinkable now, but better in 2022." 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|
|Drinkability||Early in drinking window|
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Clemens Busch Marienburg 'Rothenpfad' Reserve GL, 2014
From £48.30 per bottle
Clemens Busch Marienburg Kabinett QmP, 2019
From £84.00 per case
Clemens Busch Marienburg Fahrlay GG, 2016
From £37.50 per bottle
Clemens Busch Marienburg 'Rothenpfad Reserve' GL, 2017
From £228.00 per case
Clemens Busch Marienburg Auslese, 2017
From £40.10 per bottle
Clemens Busch Marienburg Auslese Goldkapsel QmP, 2019
From £198.00 per case
Clemens Busch Marienburg Spätlese Goldkapsel QmP, 2019
From £150.00 per case