Vienna 3 growing regions

Description to Vienna

The origin-protected term Mixed set within the EU is a traditional term exclusively for Austria authorized. In the federal capital Wien this is the typical case this year (Buschenschank) sweetened wine. In order to build on the old tradition, special regulations for a Viennese Gemischter Satz have been set by a club. The logo consists of the letters "WGS" and a stylized eye. Required is one sustainability the cultivation method. Varieties used are Pinot Gris ( Pinot gris ), Pinot Blanc ( Pinot Blanc ) Chardonnay. Green Valtellina. muscatel. Riesling. Rotgipfler. Jubiläumsrebe. Neuburger. Gewurztraminer and Zierfandler, At the beginning of 2009, the "Wiener Gemischte Satz" of the association Slow Food into the "ark of taste" and thus protected and worth preserving.

Vienna - Card with the vineyards

Viennese mixed set DAC

The origin controlled quality level "Wiener Gemischter Satz DAC "Was introduced in the 2013 vintage. It has to be White wine his. The grapes must come exclusively from a vineyard, which is registered in the Vienna vineyard directory as WGS. This must have at least three white wine grapes Quality wine-grape varieties be planted, read and processed together. The largest variety content must not exceed 50%, the third largest variety content must be at least 10%. The bottling may only take place in glass bottles, unless the wine is to be enjoyed immediately at the place of administration. Volumes of 1.0 and 2.0 liters as well as a closure with Capsules are not allowed.

It is a smaller geographical indication than Wien possible. These are Riede (eg Alsegg, Prussia, Reisenberg, Rosengartl), Great location, Katastralgemeinde (eg Grinzing. Stammersdorf ) or district (eg Döbling, Hernals, Liesing). Great locations are Bisamberg (Floridsdorf with Strebersdorf, Stammersdorf, Groß-Jedlersdsorf), Maurerberg (Liesing with Mauer, Kalksburg, Rodaun), Kahlenberg (Dobling with Kahlenbergerdorf, Josefsdorf), Laaerberg (Favorites with Oberlaa city), Nußberg (Dobling with Nussdorf, Heiligenstadt). This results in two stages:

  • without indication / with indication
  • Sale: from 1 December of the harvest year / from 1 March of the year following the harvest
  • alcohol content : maximum 12.5% vol / at least 12.5% vol
  • Taste: must dry correspond / does not have to correspond dry
  • Wood tone ( toast flavor ): must not be strongly perceptible / no specifications

other quality wines and country wines

Unlike all the others wine regions all are allowed quality wines Vienna continues to come under the name "Viennese wine" on the market (non-DAC quality wines from for example the Weinviertel may yes as origin only with the generic Weinbaugebiet Lower Austria be marketed). A mixed sentence which does not comply with the provisions of the Vienna Joint Phrase must be considered as country wine with the denomination of origin wine country be placed on the market.

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