Fürstlich Castell'sches Domänenamt

Castell Schlossberg Silvaner GG 2017

  • Growing Region Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety Silvaner
  • Art.No. CA30-17
  • Package 0,75 l
  • Award

    94 points Falstaff

Winerie

The Castell family owns 70 hectares of the finest franconian vineyard sides. The majority is the white variety Silvaner. The terroir is characterized by a continental climate and gypsum skeuper soil, which gives the wines their spicy, strong note.


Vintage report

Following a dry winter and spring time the shooting of the vines started already in April, but it was suddenly disrupted by night frost up to minus 6° C in April. At the end of August an early crop could be envisaged, and indeed they started harvesting the early varieties already on September 7, very early compared to the preceding years.


Terroir

Schlossberg vineyard, Keuper clay soil with alabaster and shale inclusion. South to southwest exposure with 40- 70% gradient

vinification

Single bow. Selective hand-picking in small boxes. Gentle pressing, ageing in large wooden barrels on the yeast

Castell- Castell Silvaner 2019

  • Growing Region
    Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety
    Silvaner
  • Art.No.
    CA57-19

Schloss Castell Silvaner 2019

  • Growing Region
    Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety
    Silvaner
  • Art.No.
    CA12-19

Casteller Kugelspiel Silvaner 2019

  • Growing Region
    Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety
    Silvaner
  • Art.No.
    CA33-19

Castell- Castell Silvaner 2018

  • Growing Region
    Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety
    Riesling
  • Art.No.
    CA57-18

Schloss Castell Silvaner 2018

  • Growing Region
    Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety
    Silvaner
  • Art.No.
    CA12-18

Casteller Kugelspiel Silvaner 2018

  • Growing Region
    Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety
    Silvaner
  • Art.No.
    CA33-18

Schloss Castell Silvaner 2017

  • Growing Region
    Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety
    Silvaner
  • Art.No.
    CA12-17

Casteller Kugelspiel Silvaner 2017

  • Growing Region
    Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety
    Silvaner
  • Art.No.
    CA33-17

Castell- Castell Silvaner 2017

  • Growing Region
    Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety
    Silvaner
  • Art.No.
    CA57-17

Castell Schlossberg Silvaner GG 2017

  • Growing Region
    Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety
    Silvaner
  • Art.No.
    CA30-17

Casteller Kugelspiel Silvaner 2016

  • Growing Region
    Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety
    Silvaner
  • Art.No.
    CA33-16

49° 44`Silvaner 2016

  • Growing Region
    Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety
    Silvaner
  • Art.No.
    CA5-16

Castell-Castell Silvaner 2016

  • Growing Region
    Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety
    Silvaner
  • Art.No.
    CA57-16

Schloss Castell Silvaner 2016

  • Growing Region
    Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety
    Silvaner
  • Art.No.
    CA12-16

Castell Schlossberg Silvaner GG 2016

  • Growing Region
    Franconia / Germany
  • Grape Variety
    Silvaner
  • Art.No.
    CA30-16