Wine Winzer Krems, "Sandgrube 13" Riesling, 2016
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The wine is straw yellow with a pale green tint.
The wine has a harmonious, pleasant taste with fine-grained tannins, delicate accents of ripe fruit: pears, peaches and grapes and a refined aftertaste.
The aroma of wine - elegant, with half tones of pear and lemon and expressive hints of spicy herbs.
The wine will be an excellent complement to fish and white meat, goes well with appetizers, salads and cheeses.
Winzer Krems, "Sandgrube 13" Riesling is a dry white wine from Riesling grapes grown in Lower Austria. This variety is deservedly called the "king of white varieties", and in this region it is quite popular. The berries are harvested as soon as they reach the required maturity and are subjected to vinification in steel tanks. The wine shows a pleasant fruity taste and aroma full of plant notes. Serve it is recommended to fish dishes and fresh vegetables. It goes well with appetizers and cheeses.
Company Winzer Krems has its origin from the vintners' guild, which existed in the region since the mid Krems XV century. Today it is one of the most famous Austrian winemakers association. Winzer Krems company owns vineyards, which are located in the valleys Kremstal and Wachau and cover an area of more than 1,000 hectares. Priority is given to two grapes - the variety Grüner Veltliner, which is used for the production of white wines, and Blauer Zweigelt variety for the production of red wines. The main business of the company is the production of white wines. They accounted for 72% of production. Most of the wine is delivered to the Austrian market, and only a third is exported. At present, the company is managed by Franz Erenlyaytner. The company is focused on maintaining a high quality of wine and winemaking considers as an important part of the cultural life of the country.
Winzer Krems wines repeatedly recognized at the global level. At the international competition "International Wine Challenge" in London, the company has won:
- Gold Award Cup "Austrian Riesling" and "Cup of Krems Valley" for wine Pfaffenberg Riesling 2011:
- Silver Award for the wine Kremser Wachtberg Grüner Veltliner 2011;
- Bronze medal for wine Edition Chremisa Grüner Veltliner 2011;
- Bronze medal for wine Kremser Goldberg Grüner Veltliner, 2012.