Wine Nik Weis, Urban Riesling, 2018
Reviews of purchase Nik Weis, Urban Riesling, 2018
The wine is light golden-green color.
The wine has a well-balanced, full-bodied taste with a fruity flavor and a lingering aftertaste.
In a complex bouquet of wine aromas of tropical fruit and citrus infused with hints of herbs.
Wine is served as an aperitif, to appetizers, seafood, poultry and cheese.
Dry white wine Gruner Veltliner "Hohlgraben" created winemakers economy Malate, located in the Austrian region Kremstal. This is pure wine with a golden hue has amazing qualities refreshing and delicate fragrance that gives him Grüner Veltliner grapes. This classic wine is called "true Veltliner" grapes for him to grow old vineyards economy. Gruner Veltliner "Hohlgraben" is the first wine farm Malate. This wine is suitable for any event, meal and enjoy everything.
Winery Malate is considered one of the most significant for the Austrian wine - because international fame and recognition wines "Malat" brought popularity and other Austrian wine producers. Most of the vineyards of the family occupy Malate "white" grape varieties - Grüner Veltliner, Riesling, Weissburgunder, Chardonnay. Red wine farms are based on Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, St. Laurent, Zweigelt.
The basis of the philosophy of winemaking sector is serious and thorough approach to the cultivation of the land and vineyards, selection of vines and selection of a unique terroir for the best Austrian varieties. In the traditional approach to the economy do not give up modern technology, because the main objective of the family Malate is to create wines of the highest quality.
Winery Urbans-Hof was founded in 1947 by Nikolaus Weiss, the grandfather of the current owner. Vineyards are located in the city of Leiwen, in the Moselle region. Nikolaus built a wine production plant and named it in honor of the patron of German winemakers, St. Urban.
In the sixties of the last century, the management of the family business was undertaken by the son of Nikolaus, Hermann. He proved himself to be an experienced vine grower, especially with the Riesling variety. It was Hermann who contributed to the spread of this variety in Canada, landing the first site with Riesling in the Niagara Falls area. Now this vineyard belongs to the company Vineland Estates.
In 1997 Herman was joined by his son, Nick. Together, they restructured the vineyards, selling plots with low quality technical grades and purchasing land parcels of higher quality. To date, the total area of the vineyards is 33 hectares, they are used organic methods of cultivation of vines. Products Urbans-Hof is widely known not only in Germany, but also in many countries of Europe and Asia.