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Josef & Georg Högl
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2012 Wachau Ried Tausendeimerberg Grüner Veltliner Smaragd® trocken, Lower Austria/Niederösterreich, Austria

Somewhat developed, slightly warm, fine-vegetable aroma with stone fruit flavours, citrus nuances and a hint of nuts. Ripe, melting, warm fruit, moderate acidity, a little dried apricot, restrained, crumbly tannin, a hint of candy, good persistence, has power, a hint of bergamot and tea in the background, nutty flavours, very good, warm finish with ripe juice, melting and spice.

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Last reviewed: 14 April, 2024
Type: Weißwein(White wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13.5%
Classification: Smaragd®
Sweetness: trocken(dry)
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Registration number: LF2855/13
wein.plus rating: excellent (92 WP)
Last reviewed: 29 August, 2013
Best to drink: Ende 2014 bis 2019+.
Editor note: Translate to English Erdig-mineralische, vegetabile und kräuterige Nase nach teils kandierten Zitrusfrüchten, Pfeffer, Lauch und etwas Kernobst mit deutlicher Mineralik im Hintergrund. Im Mund kompakt, herbwürzig und zart süßlich zugleich, mit viel Kraft und feiner Säure, deutlich vegetabile und erdig-mineralische Aromen, weißer Pfeffer, gewisse Wärme, nachhaltig am Gaumen, noch unentwickelt, gewisse Tiefe, tabakige und nussige Anklänge, florale Nuancen, ein wenig Lorbeer und Kardamom, viel Schmelz, aber auch Griff, sehr guter Abgang. Muss reifen.

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