Blaufränkisch, Nittnaus
Organic

Blaufränkisch, Nittnaus - 2016

Item # 34919 750mL
$19.96/ Single Bottle
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$239.52 $215.57/ Case of 12
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Red
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Organic

Organic

Biodynamic

Wine made from grapes grown organically using natural composting techniques and special preparations of herbal sprays while following the astronomical calendar.


Tasting Notes

The Nittnaus family has been in the town of Gols, in the Neusiedler See wine region in Burgenland since 1684. A very pure, delicious red wine made from the Blaufränkisch grape variety. Aged in large oak casks. Bottled unfiltered.


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