Höpler Pinot Noir 2020 winner of the 2023 Wine Burgenland Pinot Noir and St Laurent wines
This award was for wines for Pinot Noir and St Laurent from the 2020 vintage or earlier.
The judges tasting notes:
A light, transparent colour. Candied orange, red berry notes, a full, balanced mouthfeel with a velvety finish. Great fruit and an excellent example of this grape varietal.
Höpler Pinot Noir Rosenberg 2021 – winner of the “Fair Wine Award” for sustainable and environmentally friendly wines
This wine was only released in December so many of you may not have had the chance to taste this delight yet. We only release these single vineyard wine in exceptional years. The last vintage was 2014, so we can guarantee this is a real treat.
To receive recognition in this category of sustainable wines is also important milestone for us acknowledging our efforts in this important area of environment too.
Colour: Cherry red with a delicate lightening towards the rim
Nose: Aromas of dark berries such as blackberries and raspberries which produce a complex bouquet with floral nuances. Light toasty aromatics from elegantly integrated oak
Palate: Bold on the palate, unfolding gracefully with a long, lingering finish and nougat aftertaste
Food pairing: Delicious with mushroom dishes, duck and roast rack of lamb but also rare stake, guinea fowl, beef wellington, grilled lobster