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Anita und Hans Nittnaus
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2009 Leithaberg DAC Blaufränkisch trocken Alte Reben, Burgenland, Austria

Firm, fairly mature nose, black berries, tarry traces, some undergrowth, pepper notes, light oak, dried herbs and light mineral notes. Ripe, juicy, slightly warm dark fruit on the palate, fairly prominent, ripe, fine sandy tannins, light acid bite, persistent, moderalte, slightly smoky, spicy oak, light salty notes in the background, toasted traces, smoky traces on a very good, juicy finish with a hint of dried flowers.

Best to drink: To 2022+ What our ratings mean

Last reviewed: 1 November, 2019
Type: Rotwein(Red wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13.5%
Classification: Qualitätswein(quality wine)
Sweetness: trocken(dry)
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Variety: Blaufränkisch
Registration number: LE4852/11
wein.plus rating: excellent (90 WP)
Last reviewed: 14 February, 2012
Best to drink: 2014-2019+.
Editor note: Tart nose, vegetal and herbaceous notes, cherries and black berries, earthy and mineral notes. Clear, elegant, juicy, tart fruit on the palate, vegetal notes and old oak, elegant acid bite, youthful, fine tannins, persistent and has some depth, still undeveloped, earthy and mineral notes in the background, very good juicy finish. Needs time to mature.

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