Wellanschitz 2021 Zweigelt 750ml

SKU: 1024205
UPC: 9120007872309
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$40.24 (Inc. Taxes)
$34.99 (Ex. Taxes)

Grapes: Zweigelt

Location & Soil: Neckenmarkt, Horitschon, Haschendorf, Unterpetersdorf, Raiding; deep loam soils with high percentage of lime in the lower altitudes; slate, gneiss and lime in the higher altitudes

Age of Vines: 10 – 45 years old

Altitude: 200 - 450 meters above sea level

Harvest / Yield: mid – end September / 55 hl per ha

Vinification: Hand-picked and hand-sorted prior to grapes entering crusher, 10-day natural fermentation in stainless steel tank, extended maceration with help of air pump, malolactic fermentation, ageing in big wooden barrel

Tasting Notes: deep ruby with hints of purple; aromas of sour cherry, herbal spiciness, lovely fruit sweetness, velvety tannins, fresh and fruity, dark berries on the finish

Food pairing: bacon-cabbage-strudel with tomato sauce