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2017 ALZINGER Grüner Veltliner Loibenberg Smaragd

ALZINGER Grüner Veltliner Loibenberg Smaragd 2017

78.03* CAD

$78.03* * Suggested retail price

  • 9 case(s) available

  • Portfolio
  • Portfolio
  • Liquid Art
  • Product code
  • Product code
  • 85076
  • Format
  • Format
  • 6x750ml
  • Listing type
  • Listing type
  • Speculative
  • Status
  • Status
  • Available
  • Country
  • Country
  • Austria
  • Regulated designation
  • Regulated designation
  • Prädikatswein
  • Region
  • Region
  • Niederösterreich
  • Appellation
  • Appellation
  • Wachau
  • Varietal(s)
  • Varietal(s)
  • Grüner Veltliner 100 %
  • Color
  • Color
  • White
  • Sugar
  • Sugar
  • Dry
  • Closure type
  • Closure type
  • Cork
  • About this winery

    Weingut Alzinger is located on a magnificent stretch of the Danube 65km west of Vienna, on a majestic bend where the great river sweeps past Unterloiben in the region of Wachau. This is surely one of the most spectacular wine regions in the world, so stunningly beautiful that it has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which as the Alzinger website proudly proclaims, makes it “coequal to the pyramids of Giza, the Taj Mahal, and the Great Wall of China “. This is a very special...

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Press reviews

  • - 94 Points -

    November 2018

    Super ripe yet delicate with some yeasty aromas that will integrate with time. This is rich and powerful, but has plenty of freshness, the finish sleek and super-mineral. Great aging potential.

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  • - 93 Points -

    January 2019

    Medium- to full-bodied, with fine viscosity caressing the palate, featuring lively acidity midpalate, as well as notes of cream, vanilla spice and white pepper and flavors of peach and pear. A streak of minerality sneaks in on the back end, introducing a long, savory finish.

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