Riesling Durnstein Federspiel 2018

ALZINGER

Riesling Durnstein Federspiel
2018

Product code
827839
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
Allocated
Status
Available
Country
Austria
Regulated designation
Districtus Austriae Controllatus (DAC)
Region
Niederösterreich
Appellation
Traisental
Varietal(s)
Riesling 100 %
Color
White
Sugar
Dry
Closure type
Metal screw cap
Availability
Winery's website

About this winery

Weingut Alzinger is located on a magnificent stretch of the Danube 65km west of Vienna, on a majestic bend where the great river sweeps past Unterloiben in the region of Wachau. This is surely one of the most spectacular wine regions in the world, so stunningly beautiful that it has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which as the Alzinger website proudly proclaims, makes it “coequal to the pyramids of Giza, the Taj Mahal, and the Great Wall of China “. This is a very special...

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Notes about product

Grapes sourced from multiple vineyards in Dürnstein. Clay mixed with gneiss, mica schist, & loam.

Winemaking notes

Spontaneous stainless steel ferment. Elevage in steel with a small amount of neutral Austrian oak.

Tasting notes

Herbs, citrus and fresh stone fruit. Playful but substantial texture with an inviting acid kick.