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Joh. Jos. Christoffel Erben Riesling Spätlese Erdener Treppchen 2006

Member Review by Philip James:

Floral and mineral nose. Slightly effervescent, with some residual sugar. Very mineral, oily and a strong nice petrol taste. Nice finish. A really nice wine overall.

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Joh. Jos. Christoffel Erben:
The Mönchhof, formerly in the possession of the Cisterian abbey Himmerod, is one of the oldest Wine 'Estates at the Mosel. Pope Alexander III already confirmed the first Wine Estate possession of the abbey in the year 1177 in Uerzig. The monks of Himmerod built the wine-cellar at that time and in 1509 the estate you can admire today. In 1804, after the secularization by Napoleon, our family c... Read more
The Mönchhof, formerly in the possession of the Cisterian abbey Himmerod, is one of the oldest Wine 'Estates at the Mosel. Pope Alexander III already confirmed the first Wine Estate possession of the abbey in the year 1177 in Uerzig. The monks of Himmerod built the wine-cellar at that time and in 1509 the estate you can admire today. In 1804, after the secularization by Napoleon, our family could acquire the Wine Estate in Paris. Robert Eymael leads since 1994 the Wine Estate. Joke and humor paired with a quality-conscious individualism, describe his philosophy, which reflects itself in the inimitable style of its Riesling wines. Read less

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Snooth User: Philip James
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10/19/2008

Floral and mineral nose. Slightly effervescent, with some residual sugar. Very mineral, oily and a strong nice petrol taste. Nice finish. A really nice wine overall.

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