2019 Gut Oggau Mechthild Weiss Burgenland, Austria
The top white cuvée of the domaine, made in tiny quantities from their oldest vines, with awesome structure and aging potential.
Grapes: Gruner Veltliner
Vineyard: 60+-year-old plot on limestone and slate. Biodynamically farmed by Steffi and Eddi
Making of: the grapes are hand-harvested and destemmed, fermented on skins spontaneously in bigger old oak vats and painstakingly, carefully pressed on their more than 200 years old vertical press. Matured for 2 years in old 500-liter barrels. Bottled unfined, unfiltered, no SO2 added.
- Country Austria
- Region Burgenland
- Appellation Leithaberg
- Style White Wine, Orange Wine
- Producer Gut Oggau
- Farming Practices Organic, Biodynamic
- Grapes Grüner Veltliner
- Food Pairings Stinky Cheese, Roast White Meats, White Sauce, Fried Food
- Characteristics Wild Side, No Sulfur, Dressed to Impress, Big Power