The Benedictine monastery Stift Göttweig, founded in 1083 by Saint Altmann, the bishop of Passau, is situated on the eastern edge of the Wachau on the southern banks of the Danube. By the 16th... Read More
Bold yellow fruits with some spice and hints of freshly cut grass. On the palate it is fresh and bright with the typical peppery and spicy flavors found in Grüner Veltliner while being fruity ... Read More
Die Trauben stammen aus den alten Rebbergen rund um Langenlois. Ein Grossteil dieser Rebberge ist biologisch-dynamisch zertifiziert. Feines, strahlendes Bouquet, Grape-fruit, weisser Pfeffer u... Read More
"This latest---indeed, greatest--in Michael Moosbrugger’s memorable ongoing series of explorations into how and why his mid-20th century predecessors and their forebears “raised” wine, was to ... Read More
"The Malat Winery, located on the south bank of the Danube River in the Kremstal districtus of Austria, has been producing exceptional wines since 1722. Ninth generation winemaker Michael has ... Read More
++ Terry Theise: Refined vetiver aromas, sweet smoke and oleander -- exceptionally beautiful! Even by these standards. The palate is ecstatic; sweetly taut, the exhalings of happy plants, the ... Read More
Sohm & Kracher Gruner Veltliner, 2012 is 100% Gruner Veltliner harvested from vines 20‐40 years old and fermentation and aged in stainless steel for 8 months. A greenish gold in color, this Au... Read More
Sandy soils on the gentle slopes of the river valley produce slightly fruity wines with a fresh character, which are very drinkable.
Fine fruit of fresh apple, hay flowers, lemon pepper, crisp... Read More
A touch waxy on the nose there's plenty of peachy and mango toned citrus fruit here.
A touch soft and round in the mouth, this delivers a nice mineral backed mouthful of lemon pith white peach... Read More
HDW Clix vodka is polished and smooth upon entry. It is pleasing on the nose, reminiscent of the essence of fresh nectar. Elegant in style, the exclusive character is a combination of exquisit... Read More
The name "Spiegel" (mirror) was given to this 35 ha vineyard south of Langenlois The Rabl Winery has cultivated some of the best hillside vineyard slopes around Langenlois since 1750, true to ... Read More
++ Terry Theise: A big jump from the Federspiel--big. Vetiver, smoke, ore, a lot more 'dark' minerality, both 'sweeter' and more stern, as if the kindliness of loess met the strictness of urge... Read More