Bright yellow with flecks of green hit the eye in this super focused, linear and nicely ripe Riesling from the exceptional 2013 vintage in the Wachau. Florals, citrus and hints of stone fruit are topped off by bright acidity and mineral additions. There is good density to this Riesling in light of its Smaragd level and it should be drinking well over the next five to seven years. A perfect accompaniment to Asian cuisine and classic Austrian and German fare. This wine is a steal!
Direct Import by Balanced Wine Selections.
Variety(ies): Grüner Veltliner Franz Josef Gritsch, the winemaker at Gritsch Mauritiushof, embarked on his Atzberg project with several other investors nearly a decade ago. In 2007 they bought 10 hectares of the long abandoned Atzberg vineyards. He planted two of...
Variety(ies): Riesling Direct Import by Balanced Wine Selections
Variety(ies): Riesling From the fabled Wachau vineyard of Tausendeimerberg. Taking its name from the word “eimer,” a bucket that was used as a volume of measurement, it was said that in good vintages 1000 eimers could be harvested from...
Variety(ies): Grüner Veltliner Direct Import by Balanced Wine Selections
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