Alzinger, Gruner Veltliner Reserve, 2015


Alzinger’s Reserve is picked late for additional ripeness, and the result is an opulent wine of great intensity. Worth checking out in the amazing 2015 vintage.

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I see Alzinger as spirit-kin to people such as Dönnhoff and Raveneau, wines that are endlessly complex and mysterious but seldom explicit. You’d almost prefer to describe them with music rather than words. It has to do with texture, but not texture alone. It enacts a quality of evanescence, as though some divinity was floating in the air around you, which laughed and gleamed when you tried to grasp it. I have to wrench myself out of reveries to “describe” the wines. It’s why my language gets so silly.


  • Country


  • Region


  • Grape Variety

    Gruner Veltliner

  • Vintage


  • Size


  • Farming Practice


  • Style

    Crisp , Earthy , Minerally

  • Sweetness


  • Body

    Medium Bodied