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2013 Wachau Ried Kollmütz Weißburgunder Smaragd® trocken, Lower Austria/Niederösterreich, Austria

Firm nose, prominent green vegetal notes reminiscent of capers and artichokes, light nutty notes, citrus, stone and pomaceous fruit, prominent mineral notes. Very firm on the palate, juicy, ripe, predominantly citrus fruit with a touch of green apple and peach, lively acidity, persistent, gripping, full body, also has some acid bite, nutty traces in the background, yeasty traces, good depth, quite complex, still fresh, more bite and prominent mineral notes on a very good, firm, markedly juicy finish.

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Last reviewed: 9 September, 2019
Type: Weißwein(White wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13.5%
Classification: Smaragd®
Sweetness: trocken(dry)
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Variety: Weißburgunder
Registration number: N3895/14
wein.plus rating: excellent (90 WP)
Last reviewed: 15 December, 2014
Best to drink: Ende 2015 bis 2020+.
Editor note: Translate to English Straffer, geschliffener Zitrus-Kernobstduft mit feinen nussigen und pflanzlichen bis kräuterigen sowie leicht floralen und deutlich mineralischen Noten. Klare, feinsaftige, sehr geschliffene Frucht, nussige und fein-vegetabile Aromen, noch etwas hefig, eine Spur rauchig, nachhaltig am Gaumen, sehr feine, präsente Säure, im Hintergrund etwas Speck, weißer Pfeffer und wieder deutliche, kühle Mineralik, viel Biss, noch jung, hat Spannung, sehr guter, herb-saftiger, speckiger, nussiger und fein-vegetabiler Abgang.

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