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Austrian Gruner Veltliner Wine

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Explore our exquisite selection of Austrian Grüner Veltliner Wine, the quintessential white wine from Austria known for its crisp, refreshing taste and peppery notes. Each bottle offers a unique blend of citrus and spice, making it a perfect companion for a variety of dishes. Shop now to discover the elegant balance and vibrant acidity that make Grüner Veltliner a favorite among white wine enthusiasts.


Explore our exquisite selection of Austrian Grüner Veltliner Wine, the quintessential white wine from Austria known for its crisp, refreshing taste and peppery notes. Each bottle offers a unique blend of citrus and spice, making it a perfect companion for a variety of dishes. Shop now to discover the elegant balance and vibrant acidity that make Grüner Veltliner a favorite among white wine enthusiasts.
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  • Weingut Brundlmayer Grüner Veltliner Kamptal Terrassen 2022

    $43.32
    or $41.16 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Stift Gottweig Gruner Veltliner Messwein 2022

    $25.00
    or $23.75 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Weingut Bernhard Ott Austria Am Berg Gruner Veltliner 2021

    $35.00
    or $33.25 in case of 12 bottles.
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  • Weingut Bernhard Ott Grüner Veltliner - Fass 4 (screw cap) 2022

    $54.99
    or $52.24 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Rudi Rabl Spiegel Gruner Veltliner 2021

    $34.16
    or $32.45 in case of 12 bottles.
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  • Loimer Lois Gruner Veltliner 2022

    $33.99
    or $31.44 in case of 12 bottles.
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  • Nigl Grüner Veltliner ‘Gartling’ 2018

    $33.25
    or $31.59 in case of 12 bottles.
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  • Laurenz V. 'Singing' Grüner Veltliner 2020

    $26.66
    or $25.33 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Moric Hausmarke Weiß 2021

    $54.95
    or $52.20 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Salomon Wieden 2021

    $51.99
    or $49.39 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Groiss Grüner Veltliner ‘Sauberg Tradition’ Single Vineyard 2021

    $69.98
    or $66.49 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Groiss Grüner Veltliner ‘Pankratz’ Single Vineyard 2021

    $69.98
    or $66.49 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Groiss Grüner Veltliner ‘In der Shablau’ 2021

    $49.99
    or $47.49 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Groiss Grüner Veltliner 2022

    $30.83
    or $29.29 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Stadt Krems Grüner Veltliner ‘Lössterrassen’ 2022

    $26.66
    or $25.33 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Stift Gottweig Grüner Veltliner ‘Furth’ Kremstal DAC 2021

    $33.33
    or $31.66 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Emmerich Knoll ‘Loibner’ Federspiel Gruner Veltliner 2022

    $64.99
    or $61.74 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • FX Pichler Loibenberg Gruner Veltliner Single Vineyard 2021

    $116.64
    or $110.81 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • FX Pichler Klostersatz Gruner Veltliner Single Vineyard 2022

    $76.65
    or $72.82 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • FX Pichler Loibner Village Gruner Veltliner 2022

    $64.99
    or $61.74 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Domäne Wachau Grüner Veltliner ‘Achleiten’ Smaragd 2021

    $89.98
    or $85.48 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Domäne Wachau Grüner Veltliner ‘Liebenberg’ Federspiel 2022

    $39.99
    or $37.99 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Domäne Wachau Grüner Veltliner ‘Kaiserberg’ Federspiel 2022

    $39.99
    or $37.99 in case of 6 bottles.
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  • Domäne Wachau Grüner Veltliner Federspiel 2022

    $30.83
    or $29.29 in case of 6 bottles.
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Austrian Grüner Veltliner is a versatile white grape variety that has become synonymous with Austrian wine. Predominantly grown in the regions of Lower Austria, particularly in Wachau, Kremstal, and Kamptal, Grüner Veltliner thrives in these cool climate areas, which help develop its distinctive flavor profile. This grape is capable of Austrian Grüner Veltliner is a versatile white grape variety that has become synonymous with Austrian wine. Predominantly grown in the regions of Lower Austria, particularly in Wachau, Kremstal, and Kamptal, Grüner Veltliner thrives in these cool climate areas, which help develop its distinctive flavor profile. This grape is capable of producing a wide range of wine styles, from light and fresh to rich and full-bodied, often with a good aging potential. Grüner Veltliner wines are noted for their bright acidity and aromatic complexity, featuring flavors of green apple, lime, and distinct white pepper notes, along with hints of herbs and, in more mature wines, a touch of minerality. This makes them incredibly food-friendly and popular in culinary circles, especially for pairing with difficult-to-match foods. The best examples of these wines showcase the unique terroir of their vineyards, reflecting the mineral-rich soils and microclimates of their origins, which contribute significantly to their character and complexity. read more... less

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Austrian Grüner Veltliner Wine?

Austrian Grüner Veltliner wine is made from the Grüner Veltliner grape, the most widely planted and significant white wine grape in Austria. It accounts for about a third of the country's total vineyard area. Grüner Veltliner is highly appreciated for its versatility, distinctive peppery flavor, bright acidity, and ability to reflect its terroir. The wine often displays a range of flavors from fresh green apple and citrus to more complex notes of white pepper, stone fruit, and on occasion, a subtle smokiness. Grüner Veltliner wines vary widely in style; they can be light and fresh, making them perfect for casual drinking, or complex and full-bodied, suitable for aging and more formal occasions. The lighter versions are typically consumed young and are known for their zesty and refreshing acidity, while the fuller-bodied versions can develop richer, more nuanced flavors over time and benefit from bottle aging. This grape variety excels in Austrian climates and soils, producing wines that can range from dry to slightly off-dry, offering something to suit a variety of palate preferences.

Which wine regions make the best Austrian Grüner Veltliner Wine?

The best Austrian Grüner Veltliner wines predominantly come from the regions along the Danube River, particularly in Lower Austria, which includes the Wachau, Kamptal, and Kremstal regions. These areas are famed for their terraced vineyards that benefit from a cool continental climate, with warm days and cool nights that help maintain the grapes' natural acidity while developing a full flavor profile. Wachau is renowned for its high-quality Grüner Veltliner wines, producing some of the most prestigious examples that are capable of aging and gaining complexity over many years. Wines from this region are often categorized into Steinfeder, Federspiel, and Smaragd, indicating their style and alcohol content. Kamptal and Kremstal also produce exceptional Grüner Veltliner wines, with vineyards benefiting from both the region's loess and primary rock soils which contribute to the distinct mineral undertones and depth in the wines. The DAC (Districtus Austriae Controllatus) system here ensures wines meet high-quality standards typical of the region’s character.

What are the most popular Austrian Grüner Veltliner Wines?

Among the most popular Austrian Grüner Veltliner wines are those produced by Weingut Knoll, Weingut Emmerich Knoll in Wachau, and Weingut Bründlmayer in Kamptal. These producers are revered for their craftsmanship and the exceptional quality of their wines. Emmerich Knoll is particularly noted for its complex and layered Grüner Veltliners that reflect the minerality and richness of the Wachau region. Bründlmayer is known for its precise and elegant wines that consistently receive high acclaim.

What are the best value Austrian Grüner Veltliner Wines?

For great value, consider Grüner Veltliner wines from producers like Weingut Loimer in Kamptal and Weingut Hirsch in Kremstal. These wineries offer high-quality wines at more accessible price points, providing an excellent introduction to what Austrian Grüner Veltliner has to offer without the high expense often associated with the most renowned labels.

What are the foods best paired with Austrian Grüner Veltliner Wine?

Austrian Grüner Veltliner pairs excellently with a variety of dishes due to its versatility and vibrant acidity. It is particularly well-suited for pairing with vegetable dishes, fresh salads, and lightly seasoned poultry or fish, enhancing the freshness and flavors of the ingredients. The wine's characteristic peppery note also makes it a good match for Asian cuisines, such as Thai or Vietnamese, where its brightness complements the spicy and aromatic elements of the food. Grüner Veltliner's ability to balance richness and acidity makes it ideal for cutting through richer, cream-based sauces or fatty meats like pork, offering a refreshing counterbalance to the dish.