Winery Pongratz Schwalben Frizzante
This wine generally goes well with
Details and technical informations about Winery Pongratz's Schwalben Frizzante.
Discover the grape variety: Florental
Florental noir is a grape variety that originated in . This variety is the result of a cross between the same species (interspecific hybridization). It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape for eating on our tables. The Florental noir is found in the vineyards of the Rhône Valley.
Informations about the Winery Pongratz
The Winery Pongratz is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 20 wines for sale in the of Südsteiermark to come and discover on site or to buy online.
The wine region of Südsteiermark
The wine region du Südsteiermark is located in the region of Steiermark in Steirerland in Austria. In the mouth of Südsteiermark is a with a nice freshness. We currently count 168 estates and châteaux in the of Südsteiermark, producing 1194 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Südsteiermark go well with generally quite well with dishes of rich fish (salmon, tuna etc), shellfish or mild and soft cheese.
The wine region of Steirerland
Austria/steirerland/styria">Steiermark, or Styria, is the southernmost wine producing region in Austria, based around the city of Graz and stretching out towards the border with Slovenia. The hilly terrain and the region's cool take on the Mediterranean Climate mean that viticulture here is markedly different from the rest of Austria. Steiermark's specialties include Sauvignon Blanc, wines made from the Traminer family and Schiclher, a rustic local rosé made from Blauer Wildbacher. Hardonnay">Chardonnay (often labeled "Morillon"), Weissburgunder and Welschriesling are other important varieties grown here.
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The word of the wine: Second fermentation
In the making of champagne, fermentation of the base wine to which is added the liqueur de tirage and which takes place in the bottle. This second fermentation produces the carbon dioxide, and therefore the bubbles that make up the effervescence of the wine.