Hochsulz Sauvignon blanc 2012 – Große Lage

Hochsulz Sauvignon blanc 2012 – Große Lage

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COLOUR
Bright yellow colour.

NOSE
highly attractive aromas of ripe gooseberries, red- and black currant, passion fruit and honeydew melon, over an array of pip and stone fruits, and intense mineral characters.

PALATE
The palate shows complexity with a finely woven and mineral rich, perfectly integrated structure, over ripe gooseberries and cassis flavours, supported by passion fruit, mango, a touch of honeydew melon and a touch of yellow pepper. Lasting fruit and mineral rich aftertaste with ripe gooseberries and delicate citrus lemon freshness.

FOOD RECOMENDATION
Recommended with white meat, seafood, smoked fish and medium-hard cheese.


Vintage year and bottle variations
Hochsulz Sauvignon blanc 2011 - Magnum - Große Lage
Hochsulz Sauvignon blanc 2014 - Große Lage

12-14 °C
13,5 %vol.
Stainless steel tanks and large wooden barrels with no taste transfer; 8 months on the fine lees
For Magnums and Double magnums exclusive wooden boxes are available.

Sites:

Hochsulz

Terroir:

Shell limestone

Grape variety:

Sauvignon blanc

Vintage year:

2012

Wine-growing region:

Südsteiermark, Austria

Quality classification:
Maturation:

Stainless steel tanks and large wooden barrels with no taste transfer; 8 months on the fine lees

Harvesting:

Selectively hand-picked in several rounds of harvesting in September & October 2012

Alcohols:

13,5 %vol.

Residual sugar:

2,2 g/L

Acid:

5,8 g/L

Serving temperature:

12-14 °C

Best to drink:

2013 – 2023

Type of sealing:

Screw cap

Size of bottle:

SKOFF SHOP

18,70 € /Bottle
1,5 L

Wine is delivered in boxes of 6 or 12 bottles.