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Grüner Veltliner Gigant

Grüner Veltliner Gigant

Single vineyard wine
– minerally & elegant

Appellation & Origin: Krems – Kremstal
Single vineyard: single vineyard Kremser Weinzierlberg
Vine variety: Grüner Veltliner (100%)
Quality level: DAC Kremstal reserve
Vine age: 55+
Terroir: primary rock with loess deposits
Maturing: big Austrian wood barrel
Fermenting temperature: 22 °C
Fermenting duration: 16 days
Barrel maturity: month 12+
Drinking recommendation: 8-10 years
Serving temperature: 9-11 °C

 

Dining recommendation

Manifold companion with light meat, all sorts of fish and seafood as well as asparagus dishes. Highly recommended with powerful dishes.

 

Wine description:

The best of the Primary rock, an unusual wine with fine aroma fullness, noble elegance, interesting acid-alcohol game, strong fruit nuances like mandarin and apricot, a gigantic Veltlinerstil with pear finish, Long storage potential.

 

Single vineyard/Cru

Single vineyard Weinzierlberg

 

Terroir

Urgestein - Weingut Zöhrer

 

gv-gigant

 

Awards

GV - Gigant - A la Carte

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Vineyard Zöhrer

Vineyard Zöhrer