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Domäne Wachau Terrassen Federspiel Grüner Veltliner 2018 Wine Review

Domäne Wachau Terrassen Federspiel Grüner Veltliner 2018

Domäne Wachau Terrassen Federspiel Grüner Veltliner 2018

Wachau D.A.C., Austria

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2019-2023

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Domäne Wachau

Agent: Noble Estates Wines & Spirits Inc.

Natalie's Score: 91/100

A classic Gruner Veltliner from Austria with zesty, lime zest, lemongrass, ripe pears and grapefruit flavours savoury, briny on the palate and matched with mouth-watering acidity. Pair with a sautéed, wild-mushroom stuffed pork tenderloin.

Grüner Veltliner food pairings: green salads, pan-fried panfish, vegetarian pizza.

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This Domäne Wachau Terrassen Federspiel Grüner Veltliner 2018 was reviewed on January 8, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Jenny Ratcliffe-Wright CWM rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Freshly cut grass with cracked white pepper on the nose with poached pear on the palate with a hint of roasted green pepper and fennel. Easy drinking and good varietal character, with a typical savoury finish. Try with a white bean and fresh tuna salad. @wrightwineblog
Andrea Shapiro rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

A unique and zesty Grüner Veltliner from Domäne Wachau. An abundance of green fruit and leaves shine amongst lemon curd, lime zest, green apple, stony rocks and flavours of white citrus, peach, shallots, garlic scapes, limestone and graphite. Brisk, mouthwatering acidity with a light body and finish. Spry elements of graphite, cedar and smoke notes persisting into the back. An awesome accompaniment to seafood ceviche or sushi. 88 points - tasted December 2019
Love this fresh and zesty Gruner from the Domane Wachau. Terrassen Federspiel Gruner Veltliner is a zesty Austrian white wine made from this country's classic white wine grape. Look for lemongrass, pear, grapefruit and briny mineral flavours on the palate. Pair veal schnitzels, fried chicken or Boursin, Feta, Raclette and Taleggio cheese. - Community Wine Reviews

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