Wine "Schmelzer's" Gruner Veltliner, 2016
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Reviews of purchase "Schmelzer's" Gruner Veltliner, 2016
The wine is an attractive golden yellow color with subtle greenish highlights.
The wine shows a rich, generous, juicy taste with rich fruity notes and nuances of sweet spices, with bright acidity and balanced aftertaste.
The wine conquers with an exquisite aroma with notes of vanilla, marzipan, cream, Turkish delight and candied pear.
The wine goes well with fish dishes and white meat dishes, light snacks and seafood.
"Schmelzer's" Gruner Veltliner is an elegant white wine made from the Grüner Veltliner grape variety, grown in vineyards farms cultivated by hand exclusively by organic methods. Harvesting is carried out after the berries have reached optimum ripeness. After transportation to the winery, degreasing is carried out. The vinification process includes a 6-hour maceration, which takes place in contact with the grape skin, and spontaneous fermentation in stainless steel tanks. Malolactic fermentation and filtration are not carried out.
The Georg Schmelzer winery has been owned by the Schmelzer family for over 100 years. Today, the company is led by Georg Schmelzer and his wife Elizabeth. Organic vineyards, covering an area of about 14 hectares, are located in a picturesque area around Lake Neusiedler in Burgenland. All work at the winery is carried out in accordance with the principles of biodynamic agriculture. The focus is on a holistic view of agriculture and respect for nature. The goal of biodynamic viticulture is to revive the soil and maintain its constant fertility. Since 2007, the winery has been the owner of the international certificate "Demeter".
The company's product range is quite wide - from light everyday wines to mature and mature. The painstaking work of winemakers is aimed at obtaining high-quality wine, it includes lengthy processes of maceration and fermentation, as well as leisurely aging. Each wine is bottled at the right time. As a result, the Georg Schmelzer winery presents on the market seductive and refined, stylish and multifaceted wines that best reflect the terroir of their area.