The Gelber Muskateller Pure Classic byHeinrich is a classically finished white wine that will captivate you with its multi-layered aroma and fresh character, beautifully expressing the distinctive features of this grape variety. The grapes for this wine come from the volcanic region in Austria, where they thrive on naturally volcanic soils, reflecting a unique terroir.
On the nose, Gelber Muskateller presents intense aromas of ripe yellow fruits such as peach, apricot and citrus. These fruity notes are accompanied by a distinct floral component reminiscent of rose petals and fresh herbs. On the palate, the wine is lively and tangy with a harmonious acid structure. The fruity aromas continue and are accompanied by a subtle spiciness that gives the wine a certain complexity. The finish is long and refreshing.
The Gelber Muskateller from the Volcanic region, which is classically aged by the winery byHeinrich, is characterized by its special aroma and expressive character. The winemaking of this vintage is carried out according to traditional methods in order to fully exploit the unique potential of the grapes.
The winemaking process begins with the careful harvesting of the Gelber Muskateller grapes. These are hand-picked to ensure that only the best and fully ripe grapes are selected. This careful selection is crucial to ensure the high quality of the wine.
After harvesting, the grapes are gently pressed to extract the juice. The resulting juice is then left to ferment in stainless steel tanks. The classic method of aging Gelber Muskateller usually avoids the use of barrels or other types of wood in order to better enhance the freshness and characteristic aromas of the variety.
During fermentation, natural yeasts are used to develop the unique aromas and flavor profiles of Gelber Muskateller. We make sure that fermentation takes place at a controlled temperature to preserve the freshness and aromatic intensity of the wine.
After fermentation, the wine is tested for its quality and balance. The aging and the careful and elaborate winemaking of this Gelber Muskateller Pure Classic byHeinrich ensure that the wine optimally reflects the unique characteristics of the grape variety and the volcanic soil and offers an unforgettable taste experience.
In order to bring out its aromas to the best advantage, the wine should be served well chilled at a temperature of about 8-10 degrees Celsius.
It is best to use a slim white wine glass to capture the bouquet perfectly.
The fruity and floral notes of the Gelber Muskateller harmonize wonderfully with the delicate sweetness of an asparagus risotto.
The citrus aromas of the wine perfectly complement the delicate flavors of chicken. The fresh acidity of theGelber Muskateller provides a pleasant balance and enhances the flavor of the dish.
Due to its fruity and spicy aromas, Gelber Muskateller works particularly well with Asian cuisine, such as Thai or Vietnamese dishes.
Fresh goat cheese with honey. The floral aromas of the wine harmonize beautifully with the mild, creamy texture of the goat cheese. The sweet honey rounds out the flavor experience and complements the fruity notes of the Gelber Muskateller.
The fruity flavors of Gelber Muskateller are an excellent match for sweet desserts such as a strawberry tart. The wine's fresh acidity provides a pleasant balance and enhances the aroma of fresh strawberries.
In addition, the Gelber Muskateller can be served both as a stand-alone wine, as well as an aperitif, to deliciously prepare the palate for the meal ahead.
|Grape Variety||Yellow Muscat|
|Type of wine producer||Family Winery|
|Country||Styria - Austria|
|Bottler||Winery Heinrich, A-8263 Großwillersdorf 64|
|Alcohol||11,5 % vol.|