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Weingut Erich und Walter Polz
Winery Wines Files 7

White wine 2015 Southern Styria/Süd-Steiermark Ried Grassnitzberg Gelber Muskateller dry Erste Lage STK®, Styria/Steiermark, Austria

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 12%
Price: 18.75 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Maturing: Large wood
Registration number : #N10509/16

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (87 WP)
Last reviewed: 6 February, 2017
Editor note: Cool, elegant, tart nose, herbaceous, light yeasty and delicate floral notes, elegant yellow fruit, verbena and a hint of elderflowers. Polished, elegant, juicy, slightly off-dry fruit on the palate, light nutty and yeasty notes, lively, very elegant acidity, herbaceous and mineral notes, some white pepper, hint of dark berries, floral traces, hint of buttery caramel, good to very good polished, slightly nutty finish.
Best to drink: Mid-2017-2020+

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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