AUSTRIA


Green Eyes
2012 Grüner Veltliner

Viticulture

Vineyard: This wine is made from a selection of vineyards within Lower Austria; Kremstal, Rohrendorf, on the East side of the Danube.
Soil Type: Sandy Loam with gravels.
Vine Age:
Irrigation: No irrigation
Harvest Date: End of September.
Yield: 55 hl/ha

Vinification:

The grapes were hand picked at optimum ripeness at the end of September. The grapes come from several vineyards and selected in the cellar.
The bunches are pressed whole, the juice is then fermented slowly in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks.
The wine is bottled young in order to preserve the natural fruity flavors and the freshness from the grapes.

Tasting Notes:

Color: Light yellow.
Nose: Attractive aromas of green pear, baking spice and caramel.
Palate: It is crisp and fruity, well balanced with good acidity and a little spice on the finish.
Other: Green Eyes easily pairs with salads, fish, and white meats, as well as mildly spicy foods.

Chemical Analysis:

Alc (%): 12.5
RS (g/l):
TA (g/l):
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