Velvet, Pittnauer, Burgenland, Austria NV
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Organic – indigenous blends – putting Austria on the map
Gerhard Pittnauer is undoubtedly one of the stars of the Austrian winemaking scene, producing a host powerful reds which showcase the quality of Austria’s indigenous grape varieties.
His base in the town of Gols is located in the Burgenland region, famed for the amount of sunlight it receives each year. As a result, Gerhard is able to fashion supple, modern wines that all display his signature, silky soft tannins.
His ‘Velvet’ is a form of introduction to Austrian reds. A blend of Zweigelt and Blaufränkisch, it is soft and spicy with those trademark ‘velvety’ tannins.
A delicious blend of Blaufrankish and Zweigeld, bursting with ripe fruit, juicy acidity and soft tannin structure.