Riesling "Ried Pfaffenberg", Pichler-Krutzler
Organic

Riesling "Ried Pfaffenberg", Pichler-Krutzler - 2017

Item # 41262 750mL
$33.96/ Single Bottle
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Wine made from grapes grown without synthetic pesticides, fertilizers and herbicides in the vineyard. Certified in the country of origin.


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One of the estate's top Riesings from vines that are 25-50 years old that are planted in gneiss-based primary rock. This is lush, dry yet giving and simply delicious. Pichler-Krutzler is a 10 ha estate from Austria’s famed Wachau region is Erich Krutzler and his wife Elisabeth Pichler-Krutzler, the son-in-law and daughter of F.X. Pichler.


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