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August Kesseler 'R' Riesling Kabinett from Rheingau
What Makes This Wine Popular?
This August Kesseler 'R' Riesling Kabinett from Rheingau is a real crowd-pleaser! Its delicate floral aroma and light, crisp taste make it the perfect companion for a variety of meals. Its balanced acidity and subtle sweetness make it incredibly versatile, pairing perfectly with fish, poultry, or even lightly spiced dishes. It's also an excellent choice for sipping on its own! With its fruity notes of peach and apricot, along with hints of honey and grapefruit, this wine is sure to please everyone at your next gathering. So why not uncork a bottle of August Kesseler 'R' Riesling Kabinett from Rheingau today?
A Little Trivia
The winery, August Kesseler, was established in the year 1798. It's said that the founder, August Kesseler, was a strong believer in fate and destiny. He believed that if he planted his vines with great care and attention to detail according to a special set of instructions, then his wines would be blessed by the gods and would bring fortune and luck to himself and all those who tasted them!
History of This Wine
August Kesseler is a family-owned winery located in the Rheingau region of Germany. The estate was founded in 1868 by August Kesseler and has been passed down through five generations of the family. The August Kesseler 'R' Riesling Kabinett is made from grapes grown on steep, south-facing slopes in the Rheingau region. The wine is characterized by its intense aromas and flavors of ripe apples, citrus fruits, and mineral notes.
Notable vintage years for this wine include 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017. In 2011, the wine won a Gold Medal at the International Wine Challenge in London. In 2013, it was awarded a Silver Medal at the same competition. In 2014, it was awarded a Gold Medal at the German Wine Trophy Awards. In 2015 and 2016 it won Silver Medals at both competitions respectively.
The August Kesseler 'R' Riesling Kabinett has become one of the most sought-after wines from Germany due to its consistent quality and unique flavor profile.
What To Serve With This Wine?
August Kesseler 'R' Riesling Kabinett from Rheingau is a light and fruity wine with notes of peach, apricot, and honey. Its low alcohol content makes it an ideal pairing for lighter dishes such as salads, fish, shellfish, and poultry. It also pairs well with vegetables such as asparagus and artichokes. For a more robust pairing, try spicy Asian dishes like Thai curries or Szechuan dishes. This wine can also be enjoyed with mild cheeses such as Brie or Camembert.