Prager Riesling 'Achleiten' Smaragd Wachau 2012
Rocky, mineral-driven Riesling hailing from one of Wachau’s most celebrated vineyards for the variety. Flinty and mineral-driven, with notes of gunpowder and citrusy lime. High acidity and striking balance make the wine a no brainer for extensive food adn wine pairings, including fresh fish, tangy vegetables, and an array of Asian cuisine.
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.