Franz Strohmeier, TLZ Rose Karmin, 2018, 750 ml
Visionary natural winemaker from Steiermark, Strohmeier makes pretty serious wines that are pretty freakin' delicious. Made from blauer wildbacher, this beautiful rose has notes of strawberry and tomatoes on the nose, turning into tart cranberries and sal Read more
VARIETAL: Blauer Wildbacher
FARMING: Organic, Biodynamic, Sans Soufre
SOIL: Gneiss, green natural grass and herbs
AGE OF VINES: 35-39 years
WINE MAKING: The wine sits on the skins for about 3 weeks after which the grapes are pressed. The wine then stays in barrel for 18 months in used 225, 300, and 500-liter wooden barrels (mostly oak with a very small percentage of acacia). There is zero sulfur added, the wine is not filtered or fined, and nothing is added at all.