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Arndorfer: Grüner Veltliner die Leidenschaft

THE WINE

HARD FACTS

WINE NAME:
Grüner Veltliner Die Leidenschaft
PRODUCER:
Arndorfer
VINTAGE:
2013
APPELLATION:
Niederosterreich
GRAPE VARIETIES:
Grüner Veltliner
FERMENTATION TANKS:
100% Barrique, All 2nd and 3rd Filling
YEASTS:
Natural
MACERATION:
Up to 24 Hours
MALOLACTIC:
Done
AGED IN:
100% Barrique, All 2nd and 3rd Filling
AGED FOR:
10 Months in Barrels
CLARIFICATION/FILTRATION:
Smart Filtered
VEGAN:
Yes
TOTAL SO2:
20 mg/L
SO2 REGIME:
Just Before Bottling
ALCOHOL CONTENT:
12.5% vol.
TOTAL PRODUCTION:
30 magnums and 1,200 bottles
ALTITUDE:
240-340 m
SOIL:
Loess and Gley
YEAR PLANTED:
1960-2002
DENSITY:
3,300 – 5,000 vines/hectare
YIELD:
2 kg per plant

QUICK FACTS

Die Leidenschaft means ‘The Passion’ and refers to the Arndorfer’s idea and capacity for utilizing and incorporating barrels in their region with both indigenous and foreign varietals.

Same vineyards used as in the Strasser Weinberge, but harvested a few days later.

Aged 10 months on the lees in oak barriques.

A meditation wine with incredible depth and longevity.

The most important and widely grown varietal in Austria with a modern interpretation from 20-something Martin and Anna Arndorfer!

THIS WINE’S STORY

‘Die Leidenschaft’ means ‘the passion’. This wine is a vineyard and cluster selection, and then matures and develops for 10 months on the yeast in oak barrels. It is Martin’s ‘passion’ because he loves using oak to round…

INT’L ARTICLE NUMBER

EAN: 912005366548

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