Gewürztraminer Südsteiermark

2018


Wine Classification: Südsteiermark DAC Estate
Characteristics: dry
Alcohol: 13,50% Vol. Alk.
Sugar: 3,50 g/l RZ
Acid: 5,30 g/l tbS


93/100 points Falstaff Weinguide 2020/21

Wine description: Delicate rosewood aromas, sappy, grapey, minerally, spicy—with slatey minerality.
Soil: Red slate (paleozoic slate)
Winemaking: Very late selective hand picked grapes, short maceration time, gently very slowly pressed. Slow natural fermentation in Stainless Steel tanks at temperatures around 21°C. Batonage for several months.
Drinking temperature: 12°C
Drinking description: Sushi, Sashimi, Maki, Goose liver pates, Roast guinea fowl
contains sulfites

Wine Classification: Gebietsweine (Regional Wines)

Dry wines from hand-harvested grapes. After at least a half-year of maturation in barrel or stainless steel, these wines are released onto the market on 1 March. They offer a fine representation of the diversity found throughout Südsteiermark.