Malat Riesling Steinbuhel Kremstal 2013
Located in the heart of Kremstal, ideally situated on the banks of the Danube, Malat Winery has been producing bracing, terroir-driven bottles for nearly 300 years. Founded in 1722, Malat is currently on their ninth-generation winemaker, farming the 50 hectare estate with excellence and respect. Their 2013 ‘Steinbuhel’ Riesling is spicy and crunchy, full of citrusy freshness and energetic acidity. Structured and bright; gorgeous on the table.
A versatile contender for ‘Greatest White Wine Grape in the World’ honors this German icon is not only insistently aromatic and mineral-rich but thrillingly acidic even at “sweet” ripeness levels.More wines with this grape
The land of Schwartzenegger and strudel delivers ethereal, electric whites along the Danube, but Grüner and Riesling aren't the whole story; its savory, mineral, lightweight reds can be revelatory.