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Paul D Gruner Veltliner 2016 1.0l Product #31943 (In Stock)
Paul D Gruner Veltliner 2016 1.0l Paul D Gruner Veltliner 2016 1.0l

Paul Direder's deliciously uncomplicated wines just keep getting better. The 2016 Gruner Veltliner in its party-friendly liter screwcap bottle features refreshing aromas of green apple, fresh peach, and orange-tinged citrus.  You’ll love how the ripe apple, pear, and pineapple fruit gets lifted across your palate by a faint accent of spicy ginger.  Your mouth will water as the clean, fresh, stone and orchard fruit flavors just get fresher from lingering notes of lemon and lime. A great poolside and party value!

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Anton Bauer Gruner Veltliner Gmork 2016 Product #32170 (In Stock)
Anton Bauer Gruner Veltliner Gmork 2016 Anton Bauer Gruner Veltliner Gmork 2016

Flat out the best vintage of this stunning value single-vineyard Grüner we’ve ever tasted here.  There’s a refreshing salty brininess to the aromas here, along with fresh pear and Meyer lemon. On the palate there’s a pleasing weightiness from that extra notch of ripeness vintage 2016 brought that you wouldn’t expect from all those brisk, fresh aromas. That pear aroma takes on a lovely ripeness, and there’s a delicious ripe apple flavor as well, like biting into a fresh Honeycrisp apple. A refreshing, versatile white.

“A touch of flinty reduction colors the nose, showing how young this wine still is. The palate, however, is fresh and sprightly in shape, but totally rich and concentrated in flavor. Svelte generosity shows in the very fluid midpalate texture and a lasting lemon finish.” Wine Enthusiast 91 points

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Steininger Gruner Veltliner Grand Gru 2016 Product #32694 (In Stock)
Steininger Gruner Veltliner Grand Gru 2016 Steininger Gruner Veltliner Grand Gru 2016

The name is a fun play on words – evoking both the French concept of “Grand Cru” quality and the Steininger’s belief that this is a “Grand” Grüner Veltliner!  Fruit for this wine comes from the Steininger’s best vineyard and is harvested in very late September or October.  The ripe fruit ferments in stainless steel and then goes into large acacia wood casks for malolactic fermentation and aging.

We often feature the rich, creamy, Grand Grü for Thanksgiving, and (as many of you know), the 2016 handled that cacophony of flavors with ease.  But in the great 2016 vintage, Carl and Brigita Steininger’s top white soars to new heights, matching the base notes of ripe pear fruit with top notes of citrusy and green apple acidity.  The combination of richness and freshness makes this the perfect white to bridge the chill of winter and sunny warmth of spring – or to enjoy anytime at all.

"This wine's subdued nose just hints at pear and yeast. The palate combines fresh, pure green pear fruit with a slightly textured, sonorous hint of sage and soy-scented yeast. The overall tone is one of wonderfully rich pear fruit."Wine Enthusiast 92 points

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Steininger Gruner Veltliner Sekt 2015 Product #33158 (In Stock)
Steininger Gruner Veltliner Sekt 2015 Steininger Gruner Veltliner Sekt 2015

So, what happens when you take a great still wine – in this case, the 2015 Grüner Veltliner Kamptal– and give it a little fizz?  Pure joy ensues!

Steininger is Kamptal’s top producer of sparkling wines and one of the very best in all of Austria.  The family specializes in single varietal, single vintage, fizz that showcases the character of the grape and growing season.  The 2015 Grüner Veltliner Sekt is a beauty, at once creamy and full of classic Grüner fruit and terrifically dry and vibrant.  The in-bottle secondary fermentation delivers plenty of fizz, but this still reads “Grüner” with bright apple, green pea, and white pepper notes.  Easy to sip on its own and fun to pair with savory sausage or freshwater fish.

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Tegernseerhof Gruner Veltliner Hohereck Smaragd 2016 Product #33232 (In Stock)

From a small, steep, vineyard above the Danube. Brilliant.

"From a small and steep vineyard located between the Kellerberg and the Loibenberg, the 2016 Ried Höhereck Grüner Veltliner Smaragd offers a clear and aromatic nose of ripe, concentrated fruits, lime zest, green paprika and discreet lactic aromas. On the palate this is creamy, elegant and well balanced with a lot of power and some (alcoholic) bitterness on the finish. From poor, sandy gneiss soils, the Höhereck reveals good freshness and crystalline grip."Wine Advocate 90 points

"This wine's ripe, yellow pear aromas have a savory touch of miso. On the palate, a pleasantly bitter note of citrus pith takes over, adding freshness and texture to complement the savory flavors that give it so much intrigue. It would be simply impossible to not take another sip. The finish is clean, taut and moreish."Wine Enthusiast 94 points

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Steininger Gruner Veltliner Grand Gru 2011 Magnum Product #31471 (In Stock)
Steininger Gruner Veltliner Grand Gru 2011 Magnum Steininger Gruner Veltliner Grand Gru 2011 Magnum

What’s even better than a great bottle of Grüner Grand Grü?  An even bigger bottle, of course! Loaded with crunchy pear, peach and citrus fruit aromas and flavors and just a touch of white pepper and baking spice.  Long on the palate and finish where juicy pink grapefruit acidity makes your mouth water and look for another sip.  Easy to drink on its own or with extravagant Holiday feasts.

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