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Arndorfer: ChNb die Leidenschaft

THE WINE

HARD FACTS

WINE NAME:
ChNb Die Leidenschaft
PRODUCER:
Arndorfer
VINTAGE:
2012
APPELLATION:
Niederosterreich
GRAPE VARIETIES:
50% Chardonnay, 50% Neuburger
FERMENTATION TANKS:
100% Barrique, 1st and 2nd Filling
YEASTS:
Natural
MACERATION:
Neuburger 6 Hours, Chardonnay None
MALOLACTIC:
Done
AGED IN:
100% Barrique, 1st and 2nd Filling
AGED FOR:
10 Months in Barrel
CLARIFICATION/FILTRATION:
Smart Filtered
VEGAN:
Yes
TOTAL SO2:
35 mg/L
SO2 REGIME:
Just Before Bottling
ALCOHOL CONTENT:
13% vol.
TOTAL PRODUCTION:
1,200 bottles & 30 magnums
ALTITUDE:
Neuburger 336 m; Chardonnay 240 m
SOIL:
Neuburger: Primary Rock; Chardonnay: Loess & Gravel
YEAR PLANTED:
Neuburger 1962; Chardonnay 2000
DENSITY:
Neuburger 4,000; Chardonnay 5,000 vines/hectare
YIELD:
1.5 kg per plant

QUICK FACTS

Neuburger is a white grape variety grown almost exclusively in Austria.

DNA profiling showed it is a crossing, quite possibly an accidental crossing, of Roter Veltliner and Sylvaner.

Only 652 hectares total of this variety in all of Austria!

Perfect, food friendly white to recommend to a new world wine drinker as a baby step towards old world wines!

THIS WINE’S STORY

We find that this wine is a wonderful alternative to recommend to the Cali Chardonnay drinker. It is a perfect wine to start off with as in introduction to ‘old world wines’ for a ‘new world’ wine drinker. The…

INT’L ARTICLE NUMBER

EAN: 9120015366357

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