Wachau Panorama
2017 | Riesling Federspiel Weissenkirchen

Origin: Austria - Wachau | Variety: Riesling | Producer: Domäne Wachau

Domäne Wachau is one of Austria’s most renowned wineries, based in Austria’s most prestigious wine growing region, the Wachau. Steep terraced yineyards, a cool, marginal climate and meagre primary rock soils define the wines. „Federspiel“ stands for dry, medium bodied and elegantly balanced wines of the Wachau.

Weissenkirchen
The grapes for the Weissenkirchen-wines are sourced from vineyards surrounding the commune of Weissenkirchen. This commune includes, besides Weissenkirchen itself, the Wachau villages of Joching, Wösendorf and St. Michael. The wines display an elegant and mineral style that is typical for this part of the Wachau. Vineyards include premium sites of Achleiten, Klaus, Kollmütz and Weitenberg.

Tasting Note
The wine is medium straw-yellow with delicate green highlights; offering pronounced fruit aromas and hints of exotic notes; concentrated stone-fruit flavours on the palate, elegant structure, and fresh with hints of wet slate. A classic example of Riesling Federspiel with a precise structure and good length!

How to enjoy best
Serve well chilled at about 9°C. A superb summer wine that is very food-friendly! Perfectly accompanies light fish dishes, soups, poultry, prosciutto, salads and a variety of vegetable dishes. Enjoy now or age for 2-3 years.

Federspiel® is a registered trademark of Vinea Wachau Nobilis Districtus e.V.

Domäne Wachau
3601 Dürnstein 107
Tel:+43-(0)27 11-371
Fax:+43-(0)27 11-371-13
office@domaene-wachau.at


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