• W&S: 93

    Wine & Spirits Magazine Score

    93

    Close
  • SN: 93

    Snooth Editorial Score

    93

    Close
+ Add Critic Score

Submit a Critic Score

Score:

Name of Critic:

Close

Moric Blaufränkisch Alte Reben Neckenmarkter 2006

Winemaker's Notes:

Tiefdunkles Rubingrant, schwarzer Kern, violette Reflexe. In der Nase tabakig-vegetal unterlegtes Brombeerkonfit, ein Hauch von Cassis und Lakritze, zart nach Orangenzesten. Am Gaumen frisch, komplexe dunkle Beerenfrucht, nach Weichseln, sehr großes Lagerpotenzial

  • + My Wines

    My Wines

    Save in My Wines

    Add to Wishlist

    My Cellar

  • List It
  • Add Review
3.94 5 0.5
Average Rating Rate It Add
Moric:
Roland Velich's Moric winery has revolutionized the world of Blaufrankisch wines. A niche wine maker producing less than 2,500 cases of their most basic wine (the regular Blaufrankisch), and fewer than 700 cases of the celebrated Neckenmarkt and Alte Reben Blaufrankisch wines, Moric has nonetheless received wide acclaim. Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate awarded Moric the most points ever received by an Austrian wine.

Editorial Reviews for Moric Blaufränkisch Alte Reben Neckenmarkter

Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065222,199
4.50 5
03/01/2009

Boy was this beautiful! I loved everything about this wine. Burgundy in Austria! The nose smells like a farmer's hands with a touch of wet earth, a hint of nutty pipe tobacco and rushed black fruits with just an edge of sappy bark. In the mouth this is pure, elegant and refined with a wonderfully fresh fruited, grape/black cherry. black currant fruit is presented in a crisp, tense, perfectly balanced package. Killer wine 93pts

User Tags:

OTBN09

Member Reviews for Moric Blaufränkisch Alte Reben Neckenmarkter

Add your review
3.50 5
03/02/2009

Light red fruits and a bit of spice, cranberries, a hint of coffee and much darker than I expected. Medium to high, well integrated acidity.

User Tags:

OTBN09

Snooth User: Philip James
112,550
4.00 5
03/01/2009

Pure. Lean and acidic, this is a very classically styled wine. Bitter cherries dominate. Would work well with food, given its balance and length.


External Reviews for Moric Blaufränkisch Alte Reben Neckenmarkter

External Review
Source: Astor Wines & Spirits
03/05/2009

With this wine, it is truly a challenge to decide which is more amazing, the nose or the palate. The nose gives intense dark berry and floral, violet notes. The palate is focused with well-integrated tannins that indicate great potential to age. Fortunately the only decision one needs to make is the decision to take a bottle home. The wine is aged for 18-20 months in oak but woodiness doesn't show on the nose or palate. Cellar or decant for best results.



Tiefdunkles Rubingrant, schwarzer Kern, violette Reflexe. In der Nase tabakig-vegetal unterlegtes Brombeerkonfit, ein Hauch von Cassis und Lakritze, zart nach Orangenzesten. Am Gaumen frisch, komplexe dunkle Beerenfrucht, nach Weichseln, sehr großes Lagerpotenzial

Dietary Information: Organic

Wine Specs:

Sugar: 1.6 grams per liter

Best Wine Deals

See More Deals






Snooth Media Network