AT-HSR-30-19

Heidi Schröck Gelber Muskateller 'Wild Queen' Sauvage

Grape: Muskateller
Vineyards:  Sourced from multiple vineyards around the village of Rust
Soil: Sandy, loamy soils with a various proportion of gravel
Production:  Fermented on the skins for 5 days, then 9 months in Acacia casks of 1500 and 2000 liters
Alcohol: 13.0 %
UPC: 9-120012-012899

It is not known for certain how long Gelber Muskateller has been in the Rust vineyards. We do know that this grape variety used to be called Weirer. This name comes from Weihrauch (frankincense) because the nutmeg scent is so prevalent.

 

Producer:
Vintage:
2019
Country:
Austria
Region:
Burgenland
Appellation:
Neusiedlersee
Variety:
Gelber Muskateller
Color:
White

Tasting Notes

Finely aromatic with vanilla, lemon, herbs and blossoms – a fragrant bouquet including chamomille, linden blossoms, melissa and mint.

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Press & Reviews

James Suckling

Score:
90
Date:
2020-09-10
Review:
A clean, delicious white with spicy apple and lime aromas and flavors. Medium body and an easy finish. Drink now.