Single vineyard Riesling Smaragd (in Wachau "Smaragd" fruit is picked last, yielding age-worthy, structured wines) from one of Austria's iconic domaines. Beautiful, bright concentrated lemon color in the glass. The nose is exuberant, offering a potpourri of ripe, prediminantly golden fruit across the spectrum: meyer lemon, bartlett pear, cantaloupe, dried peach, mango and cherry compote … Continue reading Ried Scott Riesling 2005, Weingut Knoll, Smaragd
VITICULTURIST/WINEMAKER: Stephan Mehofer VARIETAL: 100% Organic Grüner Veltliner FARMING PRACTICES: Certified organic; dry farmed; rows seeded with clover, buckwheat & radish; no pesticides used (herbicide, fertilizer, additives, etc); only compost to fertilize VINIFICATION: Low intervention; vegan proteins used for filtration; sulfites ≤30 mg/l TASTING NOTES: Yellow in the glass with slight shades of green. Fresh … Continue reading An Aromatic and well integrated Gruner..