Alzinger Riesling 'Loibenberg' Smaragd Wachau 2017

Alzinger’s 11 hectares of vines span some of Austria’s greatest growing sites, including Steinertal and Loibenberg. All of the estate’s fruit is whole-cluster crushed and sees short macerations, creating elegant wines of pristine quality. ‘Loibenberg’ Riesling is tropical and zesty, showing notes of lemon, passion fruit, green apple, and guava. Energetic acidity creates a viviacions, electrifying finish. Versatile and crazy food-friendly!
$73750ml
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Riesling

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.
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Austria

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.