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Weingut Erich und Walter Polz
Winery Wines Files 7

White wine 2005 Southern Styria/Süd-Steiermark Sauvignon Blanc dry Therese, Styria/Steiermark, Austria

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Price: 13.90 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Registration number : #L-21-S349006

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (85+ WP)
Last reviewed: 14 July, 2006
Editor note: Delicate vegetal nose with hints of grass, elderberry, some blackcurrants and green olives. Clean fruit on the palate, elegant acidity and fairly creamy, again some elderberry, as well as currant leaves, delicate tart, cool mineral notes in the background, good persistence, appears a little closed, tart mineral notes on a good finish.

One of the three specific wine growing areas in the Austrian province or generic wine growing area of Styria. The history of viticulture goes back to the fourth century BC. At the end of the 19th century, there were still 35,000 hectares of vineyards in Lower Styria, as it was then called, in the monarchy - that was about 15 times as much as today. At that time, however, this included areas that are now in Slovenia. The Habsburg Archduke Johann (1782-1859) set the course for Styrian quality viticulture here by founding an experimental vineyard near Marburg. At that time, the Pinot Blanc from the Jerusalem vineyard, which...

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