Riesling Durnstein Federspiel
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...
Notes about product
Grapes sourced from multiple vineyards in Dürnstein. Clay mixed with gneiss, mica schist, & loam.
Spontaneous stainless steel ferment. Elevage in steel with a small amount of neutral Austrian oak.
Herbs, citrus and fresh stone fruit. Playful but substantial texture with an inviting acid kick.