Monday, 20 October 2008

TN : Domaene Gobelsburg Gruener Veltliner 2007, Qualitaetswein Trocken, Schloss Gobelsburg, Langenlois, Austria

Schloss Gobelsburg is the oldest winery in the Danube region of Austria. It has a documented history going bacg to 1171. The chateau and the winery has been managed by Michael Mossbrugger since January 1996.

The vines were grown on terterian gravel and loess soil. The vines were trained in the Gyome system. The vineyard size was 6 hectares and the age of the vines was between 6 and 55 years. The yield was 50 hectolitres per hectare. The grapes were harvested at the end of October 2007. Fermentation and maturation was in stainless steel and the wine was bottled in January 2008.

The wine was imported by Primewine Sweden AB.

Colour : Lemon

Aroma : Orange marmelade, white pepper, pears

Taste : White pepper on finish, green apple, mandarin oranges, pears

Alcohol : 12.5%

Price : 89 SEK

Mark : C+

Website : Schloss Goebelsburg
Website : Primewine Sweden AB

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