Gerhard & Brigitte Pittnauer

St. Laurent Ried Altenberg 2016

Red WineElegant0,75l

Character: Complex, Elegant, Rich

Aromas: Raspberry - Cassis - Blackberry - Oaky


Craziness Factors: None

Austria - Burgenland - Neusiedlersee
  • St. Laurent

Used barrique

The St. Laurent grapes of this delicious red from Pittnauer come from a special area in the north of Burgenland region, the vineyard plot is called Altenberg. The wine has a fragrant and elegant style. It is complex and rich with lovely aromas of raspberry, blackberry and cassis. A hint of oakiness can be detected since the wine matured for almost a year in small used barriques.

Acidity Level

Tannins Level

Soil, Gravel
Farming, Organic
Certification, Organic
Sugar, Dry
ABV, 12,5%
Bottle Closure:, Glass Cork
Sulfites:, Contains Sulfites

Gerhard & Brigitte Pittnauer

Uncompromising – Master of St. Laurent

As pioneers of the natural wine movement, Gerhard and Brigitte Pittnauer produce wines that are a genuine expression of their vineyard’s terroir. Embracing organic and biodynamic practices resulting in healthier and more flavourful fruit. With minimal intervention in the cellar, their wines undergo spontaneous fermentation with native yeasts, preserving authenticity. Their wines show an amazing balance between exotic aromas and great minerality on their white and orange wines. The red wines are balanced with the right amount of fruit, tannins and not to much acidity. Their St. Laurent wines are out of this world.