envelope

$135.94
$130.24
Check availability
AddAdd to wish list

Loimer Riesling Steinmassl 2011 1.5Ltr

Rated 92 - This shows a mature cast, offering rich, bold flavors of ripe peach, crème brûlée and dried apricot, with accents of sea salt and a...
$65.84
$65.04
Check availability
AddAdd to wish list

Loimer Riesling Steinmassl 2011 750ml

Rated 92 - This shows a mature cast, offering rich, bold flavors of ripe peach, crème brûlée and dried apricot, with accents of sea salt and a...
$61.34
$60.74
Check availability
AddAdd to wish list

Nittnaus Trockenbeerenauslese 2002 750ml

Rated 92 - Maturing well, with aromas and flavors of caramel, cream, toffee and white chocolate. Still vibrant, with plenty of fresh acidity...
$65.84
$65.04
Check availability
AddAdd to wish list

Prager Riesling Smaragd Achleiten 2014 750ml

Rated 91 - The 2014 Riesling Smaragd Achelten is very pure and stony on the nose, almost dusty and vegetal, but also indicates some ripe and...
$57.74
$56.94
Check availability
AddAdd to wish list

Prager Riesling Smaragd Klaus 2014 750ml

Rated 93 - Plush and creamy, with concentrated flavors of roasted peach, pear tart, custard, mango and pineapple. There's unctuous acidity...
$65.44
$64.64
Check availability
AddAdd to wish list

Prager Riesling Smaragd Wachstum Bodenstein 2012 750ml

Rated 93 - The nose of Bodenstein's 2012 Riesling Smaragd Wachstum Toni Bodenstein is utterly fascinating, though some may find it off-putting in...
$89.24
$88.44
Check availability
AddAdd to wish list

Rudi Pichler Riesling Smaragd Achleithen 2012 750ml

Rated 93 - Intense aromas of peach blossom, yellow plum and woodsmoke. On the palate, a passion fruit flavor and velvety texture are given...
$52.64
$51.84
Check availability
AddAdd to wish list

Rudi Pichler Riesling Smaragd Hochrain 2013 750ml

Rated 95 - Lovely elegant, deep, and relaxed on the flinty/limy nose, the pure, bright and herbal-flavored 2013 Riesling Smaragd Wösendorfer...
$55.64
$54.84
Check availability
AddAdd to wish list

Rudi Pichler Riesling Smaragd Kirchweg 2013 750ml

Rated 93 - White peach and pear tartly and piquantly accented by their skins, pits and pips inform a palpably extract-rich and almost electrically...
$34.34
$33.54
Check availability
AddAdd to wish list

Rudi Pichler Riesling Smaragd Terrassen 2014 750ml

Rated 92 - The 2014 Riesling Smaragd Terrassen is intense and concentrated on the nose, and offers ripe yellow-fleshed fruit aromas along with...

Austria Riesling

Archaeological evidence suggests that grapevines have been grown and cultivated in what is today modern Austria for over four thousand years, making it one of the oldest wine producing countries in the world. Over the centuries, relatively little has changed in Austrian wine, with the dominant grape varietals continuing to be Grüner Veltliner, Zweigelt, Pinot Noir and others. Austria is renowned for producing excellent and characterful dry white wines, although in the eastern part of the country, many wineries specialist in sweeter white wines made in a similar style to those of neighboring Hungary. Today, Austria has over fifty thousand hectares under vine, split over four key wine regions. The domestic wine industry remains strong, with Austrians drinking their local produce outside in the summer, and people around the world are beginning to once more rediscover this fascinating and ancient wine culture.
Riesling grapes have been grown in and around central Europe for centuries, and over time, they became the lasting symbol of south Germany's ancient and proud wine culture. Whilst the reputation of German wines abroad has in the past been mixed, the Germans themselves take an enormous amount of pride in their wineries, and Riesling grapes have now spread around the globe, growing anywhere with the correct climate in which they can thrive. Riesling grape varietals generally require much cooler climatic conditions than many other white grapes, and they are generally considered to be a very 'terroir expressive' varietal, meaning that the features and characteristics of the terroir they are grown on comes across in the flavors and aromas in the bottle. It is this important feature which has allowed Riesling wines to be elevated into the category of 'fine' white wines, as the features of the top quality bottles are generally considered to be highly unique and offer much to interest wine enthusiasts.