Leonard Kreusch Riesling Spatlese 2011
The Mosel, Saar and Ruwer rivers provide the region with the microclomate needed to produce quality Riesling wines. The combination of extended daylight, due to Germany's northern location, a growing season which extends into October, and the temperate climate, making the vineyards of Germany the ideal home for the noble Riesling wine.
Leonard Kreusch is a family wine and spirits company that has been in the town of Trier in the Mosel, Germany since 1897. It is based out of an estate that has been home to the winery for over 50 years. Kreusch produces wines throughout Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Portugal and Spain. They also produce spirits including brandies, liqueurs, vodka and Mexican agave products such as tequila.