The Urban.R Riesling from Lesehof Stagard in Lower Austria reveals a brilliant, light yellow color in the wine glass. To the nose, this Stagard white wine presents all sorts of morello cherries, plums, black cherries and plums. As if that wasn't already impressive, the aging process adds sun-warmed rocks and forest floor.
The Urban.R Riesling from Lesehof Stagard is just right for all wine connoisseurs who like it dry. However, it is never sparse or brittle, but round and smooth. Light-footed and complex, this crisp white wine presents itself on the palate. Due to the balanced fruit acid, the Urban.R Riesling flatters with a velvety mouthfeel, without lacking freshness at the same time. In the finish, this white wine from the wine-growing region of Lower Austria finally inspires with good length. Once again, hints of plum and morello cherry show through. In the aftertaste, mineral notes of the soils dominated by loess join in.
Vinification of the Lesehof Stagard Urban.R Riesling
The elegant Urban.R Riesling from Austria is a single-varietal wine, vinified from the Riesling grape variety. The grapes grow under optimal conditions in Lower Austria. The vines here dig their roots deep into soils of loess soil. The grapes for this white wine from Austria, when perfectly ripe, are harvested exclusively by hand. After that, the grapes quickly reach the winery. Here they are sorted and carefully broken up. Then fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks at controlled temperatures. At the end of fermentation, the Urban.R Riesling is allowed to further harmonize on its fine lees for several months.
Food recommendation for the Lesehof Stagard Urban.R Riesling
Experience this white wine from Austria ideally well chilled at 8 - 10 ° C as a companion to omelet with salmon and fennel, asparagus salad with quinoa or spaghetti with yogurt-mint pesto.
Awards for the Urban.R Riesling from Lesehof Stagard
This wine from the Krems Valley not only convinces us, no, renowned wine reviewers have already awarded it. Among the ratings are
- Falstaff - 90 points
- Wine Advocate - Robert M. Parker - 89 points
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