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Weingut Erich und Walter Polz
Winery Wines Files 7

White wine 2005 Southern Styria/Süd-Steiermark Ried Grassnitzberg Traminer dry, Styria/Steiermark, Austria

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Maturing: Large wood
Registration number : #L20S339806

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (87 WP)
Last reviewed: 2 November, 2006
Editor note: Floral nose, honeydew melon and some pomaceous fruit, lychee, tart, spicy mineral notes. Elegant spice on the palate, slightly creamy. very elegant, playful acidity, mineral notes and spice in the background, very harmonious, refreshing, good long 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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