Markus Molitor QbA Riesling 2011
Riesling from Mosel-Saar-Ruwer, Germany
This Riesling has aromas reminiscent of yellow fruits, pear and pink grapefruit. In the mouth, there is long tensional acidity with a tensional mineral finish.
Pair this Riesling with pumpkin velouté with brown butter, spicy ginger ice cream, Thai kobe beef salad with grilled little gems, pickled red onions, or green curry.
Markus Molitor took over his fathers Estate at 20 years of age. Although having been of young age, Markus had a clear vision of wine making. Every vintage and vineyard should show its characteristics. His wines illustrate depth and structure with the typical uniqueness of the Mosel terroir.
Markus Molitor is the largest Estate on the Mosel with 94 acres of vineyard land. Markus produces 95% Riesling, 3% Pinot Noir and 2% Pinot Blanc.