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Monika und Helmut Taubenschuss

Sparkling wine Österreichischer Sekt Brut "Burgunder", Austria

Type: Sparkling wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Classical method - second fermentation in bottle
Registration number : #364059

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 4 October, 2019

In Austria, viticulture has been practised since the time of the Celtic settlement almost 3,000 years ago. The Burgenland community of Zagersdorf and the Lower Austrian community of Stillfried in the Weinviertel are considered the oldest winegrowing communities in Austria. In both places grape seeds were found which date from 700 and 900 BC respectively and can be clearly assigned to the species Vitis vinifera. The lifting by Emperor Domitian (51-96) of the ban on planting vines outside Italy by Emperor Probus (232-282) had a positive effect on viticulture. This was the...

Synonym (also White Burgundy) for the grape variety Pinot Blanc; see there.
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