Neusiedlersee, Burgenland

Gut Oggau

Winifred Blaufränkisch Zweigelt Rosé 2019

I was not expecting this wine to live up to its price (about 23€/$29), but I gotta say it really did. Very refreshing, with red berries, stone fruit and grape fruit. Lingering finish with a mineral sensation. — 9 days ago

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Sektkellerei Szigeti

Méthode Traditionnelle Sekt Grüner Veltliner

Great tight bubbles. Super aromatic with sugared apricots and marmalade on the nose — 12 days ago

Christian Tschida

Himmel auf Erden White Blend 2018

J Choi
9.2

Tasty. Much better second time tasting. — 25 days ago

Weingut Markus Altenburger

vom Kalk Burgenland Bläufrankisch 2018

🍷 Blaufränkisch is a prized, indigenous black variety of Austria, related to Gamay and Zweigelt. 🇦🇹 🍇

This particular wine comes from the town of Jois in the region of Burgenland, on the eastern edge of Austria. The vines here receive influences from Lake Neusiedl and the hills of the Leitha mountain range. ⛰ 💦 This region is known to produce high quality reds, such as this lovely wine from Markus Altenburger. @markusaltenburger

👁 Assessing the appearance, this wine is vibrantly purple with medium color concentration.

👃 The nose offers medium intensity of youthful, tart black fruit, such as blackberry, plum, sour cherry, also black licorice, peppercorn, violet, wet stone, leather, pipe tobacco, and allspice.

👄 On the palate this wine is dry (as in 1 g/L, dry!). It has lip-puckering acidity, a medium body, medium alcohol, medium tannins, and fresh, youthful flavors consistent with the nose, with an added spicy, pungent element.

Though this wine was fermented in stainless steel, it spent 12 months aging in large oak casks.

The acidity and structure of this wine give it amazing food-pairing potential. 🥘 The winemaker suggests Austrian schnitzel, intense pastas, and red meats. 👍

Blaufränkisch vom Kalk, Markus Altenburger, vintage 2018, ABV 12.5%.
— 16 days ago

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Gut Oggau

Theordora Weiss Grüner Veltliner-Welschriesling Blend

Scott C
9.0

A beautiful wine , a clean natural orange wine . long and very good — 6 days ago

Weinlaubenhof Kracher

Beerenauslese Zweigelt

Beautiful after dinner drink - perfect balance. — 4 days ago

Alexander Koppitsch

Neusiedlersee Zweigelt St.Laurent

Delicious zweigelt from Burgenland. Delicious pepper and tart cherries and earth and acidity after roughing it in Iceland. — 17 days ago

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Paul Achs

Burgenland Zweigelt 2017

Great little Austrian red. Nice balance between cherries, peppery notes, and very subtle oak. Paired well with smoked bleu and Mario Golf: Super Rush. — 15 days ago

Ethan Heyboer
with Ethan

Umathum

Zweigelt

Poor REM. Good otherwise. Glass cork — 5 days ago

Alois Kracher

No. 9 Zwischen den Seen Auslese Trockenbeerenauslese Scheurebe 1998

Opened yesterday, when it was breathtaking, notes from today. On the nose: candied ginger, molasses, cinnamon spice, honey. On the palate: lovely spice and acidity, good sweetness, but beautifully tempered by the lively acidity. Spicy ginger and molasses on the finish. Yum.

@Delectable Wine this is number 3, not 9.
— a month ago

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