2017 Pittnauer Pitt Nat Orange Mash
/ Single Bottle
Given the reigns to the vineyards in the mid-80s, at the age of 18 years old, Gerhard was forced to train himself in every aspect of wine making. He and his wife Bridgette were able to follow their inspirations and experiment until finding the true focus the grapes were trying to communicate. 42% Sauvignon Blanc, 37% Gruner Veltliner, 21% Chardonnay, The vines are planted in rich clay soils. The wine stays on the skins for 20 days where it is allowed to begin spontaneous fermentation. The wine is matured for 8 months in barrique.