A dry white, light to medium bodied, it has a well balanced crisp acidity, with flavours of citrus, light herbs and mineral overtones.Suitable for vegans.Suitable for vegetariansTry with all sorts of foods especially asparagus, artichokes, smoked fish such as salmon or trout, salads, dishes with herbs in - dill, tarragon, mint or parsley.Winzer Krems is situated in Wachau, Austria in one of the most beautiful stretches of river valley in Europe. The estate is owned by its 981 member winegrowers with 990 hectares of vineyards between them. Grapes are hand harvested then subjected to strict quality controls, ensuring only the very best are used to produce the final wine.Awards are many including 2021 International Wine Challenge Silver Medal ( 2020 vintage ), 2019 International Wine Challenge Silver Medal ( 2017 vintage )
This Sauvignon Blanc is pale straw with lemon hues. Lifted aromas
of passion fruit and guava dominate the nose, along with notes of
citrus and crushed herbs and an underlying wet stone minerality.
The wine has vibrant acidity, with plenty of palate weight and
length. Ripe, tropical fruit flavours of passion fruit, melon and
grapefruit linger on the persistent finish.Upon arrival at the winery the fruit was crushed and pressed.
Fermentation was cool and slow, with a variety of selected yeast
chosen to express the natural characters of the Sauvignon Blanc.
All parcels were fermented and held in stainless-steel tanks until
Intense aromas of ripe citrus and herbaceous notes. Full-flavoured and fresh on the palate with tropical
flavours, lemon zest and green herbs. Bright and clean with a long finish.
Food match: Classic white for fish, chicken and rice dishes.Suitable for vegans.Suitable for vegetarians.The best quality grapes are sourced from re-grafted old bush vines, planted on gravel soils. Grapes are
picked at night to ensure they are cool when they reach the winery. Fermented for 22 days at 14 ºC,
then kept on fine lees for 4 months before bottling.AWARDS
Decanter World Wine Awards 2021