Dr. Loosen Grey Slate is a monovarietal Riesling white wine produced by Dr. Loosen and rated as a VDP from Mosel-Saar-Ruwer.
Dr. Loosen is one of the world’s best Riesling producers. TheLoosen family, which still owns the winery, has been devoted to winemaking for over 200 years. Ernst Loosen was the latest member of the family to join the business, doing so in 1988. It has vineyards over 60 years old planted ungrafted, and produces around 70,000 bottles annually, making it one of the largest producers in Mosel.
The vineyards for Dr. Loosen Grey Slate have grey slate soils and terraces, and fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks with temperature control in order to preserve and enhance the fresh and fruity aromas of the grape.
Dr. Loosen Grey Slate is a Riesling with a classic flavour and good structure, with aromas of pineapple, white peach and green apple over a final crunchy acidity.