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Weingut Peter Skoff - Domäne Kranachberg
Winery Wines Files 4

White wine 2017 Southern Styria/Süd-Steiermark Sauvignon Blanc dry Finum, Styria/Steiermark, Austria

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 14%
Price: 18.50 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Maturing: Steel
Registration number : #LN10546/18

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: excellent (91 WP)
Last reviewed: 22 June, 2019
Editor note: Green and yellow fruit on the nose, bell peppers, elderflowers, begetal and herbaceous notes, light exoticfruit notes, mineral traces in the background. Firm, creamy, ripe, light fruit on the palate, very elegant acidity, delicate grip, fresh vegetal aromasd, some more bell peppers and exotic traces, prominent mineral notes, yxeasty traces, full body, but also polished, moderate oak, excellent depth, fairly complex, very good, juicy, elegant, spicy, creamy finish. In excellent condition, significantly better than it was in its youth.
Best to drink: To 2025+
wein.plus rating: 88 WP
Last reviewed: 25 July, 2018
Editor note: Tart nose, fresh vegetal and herbaceous notes, restrained yellow fruit, hint of pesto, floral traces, light mineral notes in the background. Ripe, warm, creamy fruit on the palate, nutty and vegetal aromas, very elegant acidity, peppery as well as salty mineral notes, hint of exotic fruit, good substance and persistence, noticeable high alcohol, light tannic grip, hint of dark berries, very good finish.
Best to drink: 2019-2022+

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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