SILVANER, 2017

By Andi Weigand

  • Appellation: Bochen
  • Region: Franken / Lovely Steigerwald
  • Country: Germany
  • Colour: White
  • Grape Varieties: Silvaner
  • Soil type: Keuper
  • Vessel type: Wood - Old oak
  • Unfined.
  • Unfiltered.
  • No added sulphites.

Notes on additives, aids & processing used:

  • No temperature control.
  • Organic/Biodynamic/Equivalent
  • Total Sulphites: 14 mg/L
  • This wine is fermented spontaneously.
  • Other Information:This is a very special Silvaner - he is out of 45 year old wines in one of the best sides of our vinery. Carefully harvested while the vintage 2017. Afterwards stamped by feed and 4 days on the skin. Then we pressed him and putted him in an old oak barrel where he is right now. It's an old school and really interesting interpretation of Silvaner and of course he shows how different this wonderful grape variety can be.

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    About Andi Weigand

    Franken / Lovely Steigerwald , Germany

    Andi Weigand is the third generation who produces wines in Weigand. While he has modernized the winery, he has also maintained tradition: every grape is picked by hand, and every wine is carefully handcrafted, with incredible attention to detail.
    All wines are filled without filtration or adding any sulfur.