February 2014 - Austria - All Wines

This month's Wine feature is Austrian - All Wines
Austria - All Wines Reviews
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Goldeck
NV Dry Sparkling Austria
Pale golden color. Aromas of balloon, grass, slate, and lemon rind with a crisp, tangy light-to-medium body and lime curd, green apple skin, and fresh meringue accented finish with fine carbonation. A nice earthy sparkler for the table. Try with mushroom tarts.
89 points $17.99
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
205321
Schlumberger
2010 Sparkling Brut Weinviertel
Golden silver color. Aromas of baked peaches and apples and herbs with a effervescent, very tangy medium-to-full body and a refreshing kiwi tart, lime and earth driven finish. Nice vibrancy and mouthwatering quality. Try with mushroom soup.
89 points $22.99
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
205351
Lenz Moser
2013 Grüner Veltliner
Silvery straw color. Aromas and flavors of green apples, lemon custard, white pepper and lentil with a crisp, tangy medium body and a mineral laden finish with chewy fruit tannins.
88 points $9.99 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
205323
Schlumberger
NV "Gold" Sparkling Weinviertel
Pale golden color. Aromas of stewed peaches, lemons, apples and old butter with a crisp, frothy medium body and a tangy, kiwi and vanilla cream puff accented finish.
84 points $19.99
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
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