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Weingut Erich und Walter Polz
Winery Wines Files 7

White wine 2016 Southern Styria/Süd-Steiermark Sauvignon Blanc dry Steirische Klassik STK, Styria/Steiermark, Austria

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Price: 11.50 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Maturing: Steel
Registration number : #N5603/17

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (88 WP)
Last reviewed: 3 January, 2018
Editor note: Cool, polished, elegant nose, green and yellow fruit, fresh grassy and herbaceous notes, some bell peppers and floral traces. Clear, elegant, juicy, dry fruit on the palate, fresh vegetal, nutty and yeasty aromas, more light floral notes, hint of black berries, lively, very elegant acidity, light grip, mineral traces, quite light-bodied, but has substance, some depth, delicately creamy, very good finish. Surprisingly good entry-level wine.
Best to drink: To 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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