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 June 2013 

 19/06/2013

Presenter: 

PDFGreig Wilson, Majestic Wines

Wines Region / Country Source Cost Comments
1. Codorníu NV Cava Rosado
Catalonia, Spain
Majestic
£8.99
Crisp red fruit with pleasingly dry finish
2. Domäne Wachau 2011 Weissenkirchen Federspiel Grüner Veltliner
Wachau, Austria
Majestic
£9.99
Mineral, saline, well balanced and good value
3. Weingut Bründlmayer 2010 Kampltaler Terrassen Grüner Veltliner
Kamptal, Austria
Majestic
£14.99
Richer, more fruit, less acid, white pepper
4. Weingut Emmerich Knoll 2009 Ried Loibenberg Riesling Smaragd
Wachau, Austria
Lay & Wheeler
£27
Zingy lime and lemon, mineral and clean
5. Weingut Emmerich Knoll 1999 Ried Loibenberg Riesling Smaragd
Wachau, Austria
Lay & Wheeler
£24*
Good development, some petrol and white flowers
6. FX Pichler 2010 Loibenberg Grüner Veltliner Smaragd
Wachau, Austria
Lay & Wheeler
£35.76
Tropical fruit and great length
7. FX Pichler 2010 Grüner Veltliner Smaragd "M"
Wachau, Austria
Lay & Wheeler
£55.80
Monumental indeed
8. Muhr-van der Niepoort 2009 Blaufrankisch
Carnutum, Austria
The Wine Society
£12.50
Crunchy red fruit
9. Höpler 2009 Pinot Noir Eiswein
Burgenland, Austria
Carruthers & Kent
£24
11.5%  Luscious, got good acidity
 
* Wine 5 no longer available, from Greig's cellar (price at original purchase).
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