gross, gelber muskateller “mitzi” 750ml – (NEW)
REGION: south styria
GRAPE(S): gelber muskateller
VINTAGE: may vary
DESCRIPTION: among the oldest grape varieties cultivated on earth. susceptible to bunch rot and late-maturing, it needs warm and frost-free conditions. cluster are medium-sized, elongated and winged, to doubled. harvesting and grape selection by hand, destemming and short maceration period, gentle pressing, slow, controlled fermentation in stainless steel tanks, 5 months maturation on fine lees. yellow fruit on the nose, playful and aromatic, white blossom and refreshing mint. exuberant and invigorating on the palate, lively freshness and wonderfully easy drinking.
FOOD PAIRING: light starters such as pickled river trout, beetroot with cream cheese and saffron risotto. also fantastic as an aperitif or sundowner.