Lightly-styled and effervescent Grüner Veltliner
Light in body, spritzy and distinctly Grüner. Opens with lovely aromas of apple blossom and freshly cut grass. A mix of citrus and stone fruit on the palate with lime, gooseberry and clementine alongside the classic Grüner white pepper notes. Rounded off with a zesty and mouth-watering finish
- Highly-rated producer
- Light, low-alcohol option
Ideal as an apéritif
Food Pairing: Grilled asparagus salad, Vietnamese rolls, rich/soft cheeses.
Cellaring: Now to 2024.
STORY BEHIND THIS WINE
Franz Turk is regularly hailed as one of Austria’s top winemakers and even went so far as to win the IWSC trophy for world’s best Grüner in 2015 . We here in the shop are proud to champion this stellar producer with a wide range of his wines for your enjoyment. There’s literally a Grüner for every occasion! This 'Der Leichte' (the light one) is a fresh and youthful introduction to this outstanding variety and is the ideal apéritif to any meal.