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The jury of the gourmet magazine also chose 4 wines from Rheinhessen among the 16 best at the Feinschmecker Riesling Cup 2020: 2016 Oppenheim Riesling from Kühling-Gillot (Bodenheim), 2018 Bechtheimer Riesling from the Spiess winery (Bechtheim), 2018 Pettenthal Riesling from the Manz winery (Weinolsheim) and 2018 Weinheimer Hölle Riesling “Klangwerk” from the Alexander Gysler winery (Alzey-Weinheim).

Stephan Pinkert also stops in Rheinhessen in his current "wein-post" and has the 2017 Pinot Noir Hildegardisberg Barrique from the Hauck winery (Bermersheim) on the tasting list as an unconditional recommendation.

Captain Cork has a fine selection of 50 wine recommendations for 2020 in its portfolio. From Rheinhessen we recommend: 2018 Bubenheimer Honigberg Sauvignon Blanc from the Finkenauer Winery (Bubenheim), 2017 Scharlachberg Riesling from the Riffel Winery (Bingen) and 2015 Essenheimer Teufelspfad Spätburgunder Reserve from the Wagner Winery (Essenheim).

Sommelière and Weinwisser author Katharina Matheis makes her wine experience 2019 in the current issue of the magazine at the 1967 Scheurebe Auslese from the Weingut Brüder Dr. Becker (Ludwig height).

Minako Toriumi has presented some wines from Rheinhessen on Yahoo, the most visited online news site in Japan, including 2017 Riesling from the Thörle winery (Saulheim), 2017 Riesling dry and 2017 Riesling Auslese - both from the Wittmann winery (Westhofen), 2017 Silvaner dry from the winery Wagner-Stempel (Siefersheim) and the Dicke Fritz brut from the winery Hofmann (Appenheim).

Captain Cork has selected 20 fantastic sparkling wines for 2020 - including 5 fine "foamer" from Rheinhessen: Riesling brut from the Strauch Sektmanufaktur (Osthofen), 2016 Chardonnay Blanc de blancs brut nature from the Braunewell winery (Essenheim), 2016 Auxerrois brut from the sparkling wine manufacturer Flik (Mainz-Laubenheim), Blanc de noir dry "footsteps" from the Singer-Fischer winery (Groß-Winternheim) and X. Triumvirat Grande Cuvée brut from the Raumland sparkling wine store (Flörsheim-Dalsheim).

Archive discoveries of the trade press

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Richard Siddle writes in "The Buyer" about the "Top of the Crops Wines for 2019". Among the highlights in the fine selection of teasers from the British trade include: 2018 Pinot Blanc Cosmic Beetle from the winery Sander (Mettenheim), 2017 Riesling Estate from the winery Braunewell (Essenheim) and 2017 Oppenheim Herrenberg Riesling Spätlese from the winery Louis Guntrum (Nierstein) , Wein-Plus-man Marcus Hofschuster calls the challenges of the 2017 vintage "the year of extremes for dry German Rieslings" and at the same time draws his...

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At the Concours International de Lyon there were twice gold for wines from Rheinhessen: for the 2016 Spätburgunder dry from the winery Diehl-Blees (Jugenheim) and the 2016 St. Laurent "S" from the Cistercian winery Michel (Dittelsheim-Hessloch). In its issue 2/2019, the Austrian magazine Genuss gives readers an insight into the German Riesling scene. The tasters also took the 2016 Binger Riesling quartzite from the Riffel vineyard (Bingen) in the selection of the best price-enjoyment wines. Britain's wine lady Jancis Robinson called...

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Germany's best sect will be presented at the booth of the German Wine Institute at the ProWein trade fair in Düsseldorf. Among the top 20 are from Rheinhessen: 2015 Blanc de Blancs Chardonnay brut nature from the winery Braunewell (Essenheim), Pinot Blanc brut nature Zero from the shrub sparkling wine factory (Osthofen), 2015 Pinot brut from the winery Weinreich (Bechtheim), 2010 X. Triumvirate Grande Cuvée brut from the sparkling wine house Raumland (Flörsheim-Dalsheim), 2016 Pinot Noir brut reserve from the winery Lisa Bunn (Nierstein)...

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The "100 Best Wines Under $ 30 (2018)", the American wine author James Suckling published in January 2019 on jamessuckling.com. The 3 best Rheinhessen in this fine selection from the big wide wine world: 2017 Hell Riesling dry from the winery Thörle (Saulheim), 2017 Nierstein Riesling dry from the winery Keller (Flörsheim-Dalsheim) and 2017 Scharlachberg Riesling dry from the winery Riffel (Bingen) , Hubacker - the "once in a lifetime" tasting of the famous vineyard wine from the winery Keller (Flörsheim-Dalsheim): Michael Schmidt, the...

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