Herzanovi, Veltlínské Zelené, 2018, 750mL
An incredible expression of Grüner Veltliner. Luscious texture with fresh pineapples, ripe golden apples, Meyer lemons, and white pepper. Pair it with grilled branzino for transportive experience. Read more
COUNTRY: Czech Republic
VARIETY: Veltlínské Zelené (aka Grüner Veltliner)
AGE OF VINES: 10 - 20 years old
SOIL: loess with sand and humus
FARMING: Practicing organic and biodynamic
WINEMAKING: The grapes were harvested by hand. 15% spent 9 months on skins in qvevri, 25% fermented in stainless steel tanks (few hours of maceration in the beginning), and 60% fermented in older (5th use) French oak barriques. Bottled with a little bit of sulfur (total sulfur in bottle 38ppm).