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Wine 16: Grüner Veltliner

If you’ve read my bio, you know I very rarely enter the realm of white wine. But since I’ve only had two since the year has started, I… 934 more words

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Wine: Gruner Veltliner from Galen Glen

Even though Pennsylvania is not known for its wines, occasionally something surprises.  Similar to Old Westminster in Maryland, Galen Glen Winery makes serious wine in an area more known for sweet wines and wedding venues. 180 more words

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FX Pichler Grüner Veltliner Urgestein Terrassen Smaragd, 2012

Wachau, Austria | Grüner Veltliner

Considered one of the greatest producers in Austria, Lucas Pichler – FX’s son, winemaker since late 1990s,

Various terraced sites composed of primary rock, serveral mountainous terraces composed of Urgestein (primary) rock, small parcels from Kellerberg, Loibenberg, Mühlpoint & Steinertail, vineyard blend

Weingut Markus Huber Grüner Veltliner Obere Steigen, 2016

Traisental, Austria | Grüner Veltliner

Winery founded 1648, 10th gen Markus (b 1979) took over 4 ha from dad in 2000, now 40 ha, used to produce wines for family restaurant, Falstaff winemaker of the year 2015, focus on sustainable development, carefully controlling harvest, meticulous pruning, purchase grapes from 70 growers, 55K cases/year, sustainable, 1/3 vineyards farmed organically… 28 more words

Weingut Markus Huber Grüner Veltliner Terrassen, 2016

Traisental, Austria | Grüner Veltliner

Winery founded 1648, 10th gen Markus (b 1979) took over 4 ha from dad in 2000, now 40 ha, used to produce wines for family restaurant, Falstaff winemaker of the year 2015, focus on sustainable development, carefully controlling harvest, meticulous pruning, purchase grapes from 70 growers, 55K cases/year, sustainable, 1/3 vineyards farmed organically… 24 more words

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Majestic Spring tasting

Sitting on this crowded 55 bus, stuck in London rush hour traffic, I realise that I’m severely late meeting my friend Leila for Majestic’s Spring tasting in Shoreditch. 691 more words

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What We Are Drinking: Wimmer 2016 Gruner Veltliner

White wine can be a tough thing to get right. There is an ocean of uninteresting, inexpensive white that is boring to drink, adds little to a meal and can only be positively described as unobjectionable. 213 more words

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