The Mosel-Saar-Ruwer region is known for the finest Riesling wines in the world. The steep, south-facing river slopes and the slate soil provide ideal growing conditions. Saar wines are elegant, distinguished by a fine fruity aroma and a pleasant steely acidity.Vintage:Warm weather in spring fostered an early flowering. Summer was typical with no extremes of temperature or storm, but with more rain than in 2007, but equal to the 10-year average. Periodic rainfall delayed picking, but there were enough dry periods to harvest healthy grapes and it paid to wait for ideal ripeness. The wines of vintage 2008 are promising: rich in nuances and substance, complex, very aromatic a " and all this, with moderate levels of alcohol..
A wine with a harmonious balance between the sweetness of ripe Riesling grapes and a crisp fruityacidity. A great dessert wine with a berry note
Perfect as aperitif or in combination with Asian cuisine.