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Date Printed: 1/18/2017
Domane Wachau Federspiel Terrassen Gruner Veltliner 2011
Domane Wachau Federspiel Terrassen Gruner Veltliner 2011
(search item no. 114851)
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PRICE ON 1/18/2017: $14.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2015 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
2014 Wine Spectator rating: 89 points
2014 Wine Enthusiast rating: 89 points
2013 Vinous / Antonio Galloni rating: 89 points
2012 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2010 Wine & Spirits rating: 88 points
2010 Wine Spectator rating: 87 points
2010 Wine Enthusiast rating: 87 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Bright straw yellow, offering enticing aromas of white pepper and gooseberry and hints of ripe yellow apple. Medium bodied with a crisp acidity, very balanced and spicy in the finish. A typical Grüner Veltliner at Federspiel level, subtle and very racy.
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About Domane Wachau:

The Domäne Wachau is deeply rooted in the Wachau region. Close to 440 hectares of vineyards are cultivated by the members of this quality-oriented cooperative – that makes 30 percent of the entire Wachau vineyard area. These vineyards are found on steep terraces reinforced by old dry stone walls and are part of a World Cultural Heritage. Famous names like Achleiten, Kollmitz, Loibenberg and Tausend-Eimer-Berg are found on the Domäne Wachau’s vineyard map and make it the only winery in the Wachau with wines from all of the most prestigious sites in the region.

Domäne Wachau strives for the highest quality and as a member of the Vinea Wachau Nobils Districtus quality association, produces wines in the categories Steinfeder, Federspiel and Smaragd. Grapes are sourced from our own vineyards in the Wachau; the purchase of grapes, must or wine from outside the Wachau is not permitted.

Domäne Wachau is among the largest wineries in Austria and produces wines in the premium segment only. New measures for quality assurance have brought Domäne Wachau recognition as one of the top ten best white wine producers in Austria.