Wine Hirtzberger, Grauburgender Pluris Smaragd, Wachau 2002
Wine golden straw color with sunny reflections.
This wine is dry, harmonious, bright and pleasant taste. It has a medium length finish, which captured a slight bitterness.
In the sweet fragrance of wine can be traced notes meadow grass, rye straw, citrus and clover, faceted light kerosene notes.
The wine goes well with fish dishes, seafood, salads.
Wachau Valley - one of the most beautiful places on the planet, which at the beginning of the millennium has been included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. It is located between the settlements of Krems and Melk, on the other limited to the Danube and the mountains. Wachau - the westernmost point of all wine regions of Austria, stretching 33 kilometers.
Five generations of the family Hirtzbergers (Hirtsberger) lived on these lands, engaged in winemaking, viticulture developing, which is cultivated in the Wachau from the 13th century. For wines in the household selected berries with exceptionally high maturity. Characteristics of soils Wachau give grapes expressive minerality and extract content. Most vineyards are planted terraces, as it allows the most favorable balance particularly continental climate.