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2008 Markus Huber Gruner Veltliner Hugo
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89 Points | International Wine Cellar , November/December 2009

Pale green-yellow. Subtle aromas and flavors of cantaloupe, orange and lemon verbena are nicely framed and lifted by juicy, well-integrated acid. The refreshing finish of this harmonious, medium-bodied wine shows the typical Gruner Veltliner pepperiness. Drink now through 2018.

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Austrian wine has rapidly gained in international stature in the past decade, mostly on the strength of Austria's dry white wines produced within a 20-mile radius of the small city of Krems on the Danube, less than 50 miles west of Vienna. The steep, terraced, riverside vineyards of the Wachau, immediately west of Krems, as well as geologically diverse sites on the edges of the city and to the north in the Kamptal, yield...
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Gruner Veltliner

Finding Gruner Veltliner, a wine known for its spicy minerality and firm acidity, used to be a real challenge in the United States. But even though Austrians still keep the bulk of the wine that they produce for themselves, Gruner Veltliner, the most distinctive and widely grown grape in Austria, is rapidly gaining popularity elsewhere thanks to its food-friendliness and...
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