Franz Hirtzberger

Rotes Tor Smaragd Grüner Veltliner

9.311 ratings
9.27 pro ratings
Wachau, Niederösterreich, Austria
Grüner Veltliner
Asian Cuisine, Chili & Hot Spicy, Blue Cheese, Fish, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, White Fish, Salads & Greens, Shellfish
Top Notes For
Ceccherini Cristiano

Fleshy, full flavour, big shoulders
Still pale
2009 is a big vintage
White plum, crunchy apple, nectarine, pineapple and litchee
White pepper, ginger, hay, coriander, almondy and toasty
Long, long and long

Fleshy, full flavour, big shoulders
Still pale
2009 is a big vintage
White plum, crunchy apple, nectarine, pineapple and litchee
White pepper, ginger, hay, coriander, almondy and toasty
Long, long and long

Aug 31st, 2021
Lee Pitofsky

Honeyed, lively and a bit of a green tinge character with white pepper, stone fruits, minerals

Honeyed, lively and a bit of a green tinge character with white pepper, stone fruits, minerals

Aug 8th, 2018
Brian Szluk

Phenolic astringency, sea shells, pineapple, cheese rinds, yellow apple.

Phenolic astringency, sea shells, pineapple, cheese rinds, yellow apple.

Mar 22nd, 2018
Yoon Ha

Master Sommelier/Wine Director Benu

9.4

Amazing what a little time can do.

Amazing what a little time can do.

Apr 15th, 2017
Nick Daugherty

I missed its prime😞

I missed its prime😞

Mar 10th, 2015
Jon Russell

@l'atelier de Joel Robuchon

@l'atelier de Joel Robuchon

Jul 6th, 2014
Bob Bath

Master Sommelier & Educator CIA Greystone

9.2

Bob had this 3 years ago

Bob had this 3 years ago

Mar 23rd, 2019
Ross Cobb

Owner/Winemaker Cobb Wines, Winemaker Hirsch Vineyards, Claypool Cellars, Banshee Wines

9.2

Ross had this 6 years ago

Ross had this 6 years ago

Sep 19th, 2015
Nico J. Snyman

Nico had this 8 years ago

Nico had this 8 years ago

Apr 26th, 2014
Dave Lippman

Dave had this 6 years ago

Dave had this 6 years ago

Jan 5th, 2016