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Hofkellerei des Fursten von Liechtenstein Leithaberg DAC 2021

The one with that certain something extra
  • $114.00

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Primary Notes: Blackberry, Cherry Pepper

Secondary Notes: Dark chocolate

Tertiary Notes:

Body: Medium

Dryness: Dry

Acidity: Medium +

Tannin: Medium +

Alcohol (%): 13.5

Origin: Burgenland, Austria

Maker: Hofkellerei des F√ľrsten von Liechtenstein

Grape: Blaufränkisch

Fermentation: Organic Heavy Wood

Awards:

Decanting: 30 minutes

Serving Temperature: Best served between 16‚Äď18¬įC

Asian Food Pairing: Mushu pork, roast duck noodles with plum sauce, Chinese plum chicken stir fry

Western Food Pairing: Bratwurst sausages, wiener schnitzel, cheesy spaetzle dumplings

Description

Hofkellerei des Fursten von Liechtenstein Leithaberg DAC 2021

Hofkellerei des Fursten von Liechtenstein Leithaberg has a lot of structure, elegance and that certain something extra.

100% Blaufränkisch. The fruit comes from what is probably the best Burgundy site in St. Margarethen. The soil has high shell limestone and quartz content. The nearby Lake Neusiedl reflects sunlight into the gentle slopes and ensures that this premium Blaufränkisch is ripe at the right time.

Selective hand-picking from organically managed vineyards. Partly spontaneous, very gentle fermentation in 500L barrels. Careful ageing in the 500-year-old cellars of the Hofkellerei.