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Berncasteler Doctor

The legendary Berncasteler Doctor vineyard is located behind the village Bernkastel and is one of the most famous vineyards in Germany.

This 100% steep site with a South-South-West orientation consists of medium deep, stony, loamy weathered argillaceous schist. Planted with up to 80 year old wines, full-bodied, spicy wines are grown here. The South-South-West orientation of the vineyard guarantees optimal sunshine throughout most of the day.

The Riesling wines from the Berncasteler Doctor are among the most  famous and noble white wines in the world.


2014 Berncasteler Doctor Riesling Kabinett

Wine Description:

Wonderful aromas of yellow stonefruit and ripe citrus. Full of extract with he for the Doctor typical minerality. Slight smokiness and a herbal touch, as well a hint of salt in the aftertaste.

Food Affinities:

Great with seafood and fish, try it with Gravad lax. Also an excellent partner in combination with Asian Cuisine.

Alc.: 7,6% | Res.: 91,9 g/L | Acidity: 8,0 g/L

2014 Berncasteler Doctor Riesling Spätlese

Wine Description:

Clear and concentrated aromas of peaches, starfruit and gooseberry. Highly elegant with a persistent minerality and saltiness. This wine expresses the terroir of the Doctor to perfection. It has an almost never ending finish.

Food Affinities:

Great with gravid lax or creamy cheeses. Also an excellent partner in combination with Asian Cuisine.

Alc.: 8,0% | Res.: 91,9 g/L | 8,0g/L

2014 Berncasteler Doctor Riesling Auslese

Wine Description:

Beautiful concentrated aromas of dried apricots, pineapple, oranges a hint of spice and the for the Doctor typical smokiness. Extremely well balanced and elegant.

Food Affinities:

The lusciousness forms a wonderful interplay with cheese towards the end of a meal. Try the Doctor with Stilton or a mature Brie. The wine has even enough power to be partnered with Roquefort. Perfect also with all kind of fruit based Desserts. Fabulous with Foie Gras

Alc.: 8,0 | Res.: 104,0 g/L | Acidity: 8,1 g/L

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