Pale straw in colour with greenish hues. The bouquet is fresh, mineral tones, the meadows, grassy, straw, but also creamy, warm, butter, nuts, slightly floral all around and of course the light fruits, pears, apples. The palate brings relaxed freshness into play, the gentle warmth of a morning sun in the fresh air, smart, tart mineral and yet so relaxed, relaxed, balanced on the finish.
Weingut Nittnaus Kalk & Schiefer Weiss
for the equivalent of £15.45 a bottle
CASE OF 6 BOTTLES
Grower: Weingut Nittnaus
Grape Variety: Pinot Blanc / Welschriesling / Chardonnay
Style: Fruity and Mineral
Alcohol: 12% ABV
Bottle Size: 75cl
3 in stock
the Nittnaus family has been growing wine in Gols for 300 years. In 1927, Johann Nittnaus (1888 to 1960) erected the current building. Wines were already being bottled in the 1930s. The company successor was Johann Nittnaus (* 1924).
His son Hans (“John”) Nittnaus (* 1955) had attended the higher federal college and federal office for viticulture and fruit growing in Klosterneuburg from 1969 to 1974. After graduating from high school, he took over sole responsibility for the cellar in 1975. At the same time, from 1982 he studied composition at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna. From 1984 he was unable to continue his studies due to operational indispensability. Since 1985 the winery has been managed by Hans (“John”) Nittnaus and his wife Anita. Biodynamic farming, with concentration on organic practices and indigenous grapes, is a key belief of the winery...