Grüner Veltliner

Grüner Veltliner (spelled Gruener when the umlaut is not present and also known as Weissgipfler, Manhardsrebe Grüner Muskateller) is the most widely planted grape in Austria, making up for 1/3 of the country's wine production. Although the exact origins of the grape are unknown, records of its existence date as far back as Roman times. One parent is known to be Traminer, the other remains unknown. Gruener Veltiner is indigenous to Austria, though it is now being grown throughout the world including New Zealand and Oregon. Although Gruener Veltliner is grown throughout the country, it is predominantly known from the Wachau, Kamptal, Kremstal, Weinvertel and Wagram regions. Gruener Veltliner is extremely susceptible to its terroir taking on the soil and climate characteristics of each region dramatically. For example, Gruener from the Kamptal is often recognized as a more mineral style whilst Gruener from the Wachau is much more serious and acidic. Typically, Gruener Veltliner is recognized as Read more »

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Based in North Carolina, I'm a wine instructor at The Chef's Academy and owner of The Clever Vine, a wine consulting and education service. I hold the WSET Diploma and have a strong background in French wine, with a special interest in the Loire Valley.

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  • RCKR, Thanks! But you did give me an idea. I've never actually developed my ... ... tempranillo, barbera, gruner veltliner, lemberger, etc. BIG AL - Trader Joe's over here cannot sell wine. They're only allowed to sell those horrendous non-alcoholic "wine products."  We can only buy from wine shops. But there is a great place just over the Goe... Read More

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  • Hi Folks!This site was really great several years ago helping me track down Corsican reds here in NYC (I'm in Staten Island.) Many of my friends, and myself included, are interested in very good wines (mostly reds)  at the lowest possible price. There really are many such wines out there if you look hard enough! For example, several years ago a ... Read More

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  • EM - Cool glass stoppers take the cake.  It's a no-brainer choice from ... from ... - Did you find the Gruner Veltliner slightly sweet?  I'm not a big fan of Veltliner in general but I haven't tried that on Read More

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  • Franz Etz Grunner Veltliner

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    This is refreshing and mouthwatering. Green apple, lemongrass, stone fruit and great acidity. Very pleasant for a hot day. Paul 87 points Read More

    Wine review by rckr1951


  • Hey guys - I've rather busy as you know.  The NWC Italian Night and we ... were the Vino Verde & Gruner Veltliner.The were variations on other recipes depending on us 3 cooks.  1st was a star ravioli stuff with sweet Italian sausage and cheeses with bread and parm on the side. The Tormanesca was served with it.2nd was a play on a linguine Lucia... Read More

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  • I forgot to mention that last night we had a Gruner Veltliner from... North Carolina.  I think it had a touch of RS, but it also had tons of acid, so it was like a really good Chenin.  That was bottle #1 with our Tequila Lime rotisserie chicken (home cooked and delicious), then wife opened a bottle of Cottonwood PN from Willamette Valley and I h... Read More

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  • Huber Gruner Veltiner Hugo 2013

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    Binny's 5/2016. Read More

    Wine review by raindance


  • Laurenz V. Gruner Veltliner Laurenz Und Sophie Singing 2014

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    Wine review by PopZee


  • If you can include French, you can get your distributor's rep to bring some ... ... under $10. Austrian Gruner Veltliner is great with seafood or salads and sells for about $12-14 for a LITER.  (The top ones can run a lot more, and are much better, but even cheap GV can be good with summer fare--GregT's opinion notwithstanding.)As far as domest... Read More

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  • Hi everybody I'm a small store owner at the edge of the rust belt, my customers rarely spend over $20 for a bottle, and I am looking to improve my selection a bit beyond what is here now. If you have a minute to help a guy out let me know what you think are the best wines that usually sell for $20 or less. Thanks ! Read More

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  • They are now producing wonderful ones in the Finger Lakes region of upstate NY! Particularly the Dr. Konstantin Frank winery. I did a blind tasting of Gruners from Austria vs. the Finger Lakes ones, and the 2009 Dr. Frank was guessed to be from Austria by the wine savvy attendees!

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  • Gruner Veltliner 2009 Mavin Winery http://bit.ly/aTBH4M DecanterWineAward 2010

    Comment by 632764PeterHandzus 632764 PeterHandzus


  • GV is great for sitting around the pool or on the porch in the summer. We get it in litre bottles at a wine shop here in Everett, Wa. (Oestereicher gent works there) Also, another by-the-litre-Austrian (red) is Zweigelt - grown mostly in Canadian Okanogan area, but starting to be noticed by WA growers. Have a test planting of 50 vines in to s...

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  • So where's the Video???

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