Carnuntum Cuvée 2017

€ 7,50
20% MwSt.
Delivery Time: deliverable

Product Description

a blend of 40 % Zweigelt, 40 % Blaufränkisch & 20 % Merlot

 

vineyard              a blend of several vineyards

soil                         loam and loess

climate                 The pannonian climate and the influence of the River Danube and the Lake Neusiedl bring very ripe grapes with good tannins, a deep color and intensive aromas of cassis and cherry as well as elegant spice. Here we are combining the fresh cherry fruit of the Zweigelt with the spice and dark berries of the Blaufränkisch, alongside the full-bodied structure of the Merlot.

vinification          harvested at the end of September by hand, vinification in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks at about 30 °C and aged afterwards in big oak vats

alc. content        13.5 % Vol

total acidity        5.2 g/l

potential              2017 – 2020

tasting notes         Ruby-garnet red, dark berries and interesting spice in the nose, soft tannins and fruity on the palate, very elegant style

pairing                  cold meat-dishes or classic Austrian kitchen with pork and beef, roasted duck, spicy chicken, Mediterranean dishes, cheese

perfect glass       Chianti-glass or Bordeaux-glass

ideal temp.         16-18 °C