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Weißwein 2019 Südsteiermark DAC Kitzeck-Sausal Gelber Muskateller trocken, Styria/Steiermark, Austria

Type: Weißwein (White wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13%
Sweetness: trocken (dry)
Predicate: Qualitätswein (quality wine)
Price: Up to 10.00 €
Bottle closure: Screw cap
Maturing: stainless steel
Registration number: #LS1682/20

Wine Review Report:

wein.plus rating: very good (86 WP) What our ratings mean
Last reviewed: 10 September, 2021
Best to drink: Bis 2023+. What our ratings mean
Editor note: Relatively cool, somewhat nutty, delicately mushroomy and dried herbal scent of ripe yellow fruits with a hint of asparagus, rhubarb and fennel. Rather bright fruit with a hint of raspberries, lively acidity, hints of citrus and mint, delicate tannin, good persistence, salty and chalky tones, good, very slightly muted finish with a little root vegetable.
wein.plus rating: 87 WP
Last reviewed: 5 February, 2021
Best to drink: Bis 2023+.
Editor note: Delicate floral nose with bright yellow fruit and a little nutmeg aromas. Clear, straight, fine juicy, again bright fruit, delicate nutty and nutmeg flavours, very fine acidity, some grip, mineral hints, chalky-salty minerality in the background, good to very good finish

Since the 2018 vintage, wine-legally defined DAC area (specific wine-growing region) in the Austrian wine-growing region of Styria (generic wine-growing region). See under Südsteiermark.

The province of Styria with its capital Graz is located in the south-east of Austria. It borders the provinces of Carinthia (SW), Salzburg (W), Upper Austria (N), Lower Austria (N) and Burgenland (E), as well as Slovenia in the south. The Celts practised cultivated viticulture as early as the fourth century BC. As in all of Central Europe, Emperor Charlemagne (742-814) gave new impetus to viticulture. In the Middle Ages, the Roman Catholic Church and its monasteries, especially Rein Abbey of the ZisterzienserCistercian...

In Austria, viticulture has been practised since the time of settlement by the Celts almost 3,000 years ago. The Burgenland municipality of Zagersdorf and the Lower Austrian municipality of Stillfried in the Weinviertel are considered the oldest wine-growing communities in Austria. In both places, grape seeds were found that date back to 700 and 900 BC respectively and can clearly be assigned to the species Vitis vinifera. The lifting of the ban on planting vines outside Italy by Emperor Domitian (51-96) by Emperor Probus (232-282) had a positive...

Synonym for the grape variety Muscat Blanc; see there.

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