Neusiedlersee Hill Country
Keyword: Neusiedlersee Hill Country
The Austrian wine region is one of four of the federal state of Burgenland , and covers 3576 hectares. It extends to the border of Hungary along the Neusiedler See. The landscape is so dominated by reeds and water. At Zagersdorf discovered towards the end of World War Celtic burial mounds dating from the 7th Century BC with grapeseed oil residues. Therefore, one of the city next Stillfried in the Lower Austrian wine Austrian's oldest wine-producing town. Several centuries later, Roman settlers planted vines and the wine was initiated. The Burgenland in the 16th and 17 Century greatly affected by the incursions of the Turks. From the time of the first Turkish siege of Vienna in 1529, the legend comes from the famous "Purbacher Turks" who slept on the basis of excessive drinking wine the withdrawal of its troops. When he awoke, he climbed up and got stuck in a chimney at the end. They let him live, he married later Purbacherin and even wine is made. In this sense he was an early integrated immigrants.
The Free City Rust is given by the noble sweet wine specialty Rust outbreak become world famous, is dedicated to the care of this wine growers Community Cercle Ruster outbreak . From the village churches thunder comes from the year 1526 one of the oldest written references an ice wine, the so-called . And in Morbisch the "Opera Ball Wine" for the famous ball at the Vienna State Opera was created. Famous wine-growing places are Breitenbrunn, Donnerskirchen Eisenstadt (Capital of Burgenland), GroĂźhĂ¶flein, Morbisch , Oggau, Oslip, Purbach, Rust , Protecting the mountains, Siegsdorf St. Georgen , St. Margaret and Zagersdorf . Famous vineyards are Altenberg (Riede Austria) , BandkrĂ¤ftn , GmĂ¤rk , Goldberg (Riede Austria) , Greiner , Mariental , Stone Mill and Tatschler . The Pannonian climate is characterized by mild spring, dry summer and autumn most beautiful. Lake Neusiedl has climate control and as a heat store. The Leitha Mountains to the north forms a protective barrier against cold winds. It's such a strong front calcareous black soil, sand and loam soils.
Well-known producers: King Bach , Josef Bayer , Hans Bichler , Birgit Braunstein , Domaine PĂ¶ttelsdorf , Elfenhof , EsterhĂˇzy , Feiler-Artinger , Hermann Fink , Erich Giefing , Gmeiner Bert , Grenzhof-Fiedler , Hermann Hammer , Toni Hartl , Christof HĂ¶pler , Humer Gert , Emperor Rudolf , Kloster am Spitz , Klosterkeller Siegsdorf , Kollwentz , Harald force , Josef Kugler , Joseph Leberl , Liegenfeld , MAD House Marienberg , Mariell , Hans Moser , Johann Nehrer , Rolf Pretterebner , George Prieler , Rainprecht Christian , Rebhof summer , Peter Schandl , Franz Schindler , Harald Schindler , Schoenberger , Heidi SchrĂ¶ck , Rosi Schuster , George Seiler , Franz Summer , Summer Leopold , Tinhof Erwin , Triebaumer Ernst , Triebaumer Gunter and Robert Wenzel .
The Blend is based on the annual survey conducted in 2009 Weingarten. Compared to the last survey in 1999, the proportion of red wines from 37% to nearly 48% increase. The once common in Burgenland GrĂĽner Veltliner grapes has been reduced by over 40%, 47% MĂĽller-Thurgau, Bouvier by 28% and 27% Scheurebe. Especially the red varieties Zweigelt (26%), St. Laurent (124%), Merlot (713%) and Cabernet Sauvignon (92%), Pinot Noir (65%) have increased. The Chardonnay (Morillon) and Pinot Blanc 1999 were not recorded in common:
Variety - Austrian
in Austria, officially permitted
BlaufrĂ¤nkisch - red 879 24.6 887 GrĂĽner Veltliner WeiĂźgipfler white 560 15.7 959 Welschriesling - white 385 10.8 409 Zweigelt Blauer Zweigelt, Rotburger red 369 10.3 293 White Burgundy Pinot Blanc , Klevner , Pinot Blanc white 166 4.7 ? Chardonnay Morillon - Not used in Burgenland white 144 4.0 ? MĂĽller-Thurgau Rivaner white 127 3.6 241 Pinot Noir Pinot Noir , Blue SpĂ¤tb. red, pink. red 105 2.9 64 Cabernet Sauvignon - red 102 2.8 53 Merlot - red 83 2.3 10 Neuburger - white 78 2.2 101 Muscat Ottonel - white 74 2.1 72 Sauvignon Blanc Muskat-Sylvaner white 67.5 1.9 16.5 Mixed Set - white 66 1.9 209 St. Laurent - red 49 1.4 22 Blueburger - red 42 1.2 44.5 Traminer Gewurztraminer, T. Red, T. Yellow white 38.5 1.1 42.5 White Riesling Riesling , Rhine Riesling white 37 1.0 28 Goldburger - white 29 0.8 56 Muscatel Muscat, Red M. white 26 0.7 3.5 Syrah Shiraz red 25 0.7 0 Bouvier - white 20 0.6 28 Scheurebe Seedling 88 white 15 0.4 20 Mixed Set - red 15 0.4 37.5 Blue Portugal - red 15 0.4 33 Pinot Gris Pinot Gris , Pinot Grigio white 13 0.4 9.5 Roesler - red 11 0.3 0 Cabernet Franc - red 9.2 0.3 12.2 Early Roter Veltliner Malmsey white 7.5 0.2 14.3 Furmint - white 6 0.2 0.3 JubilĂ¤umsrebe - white 2 0.1 2.6 Silvaner GrĂĽner Sylvaner white 0.7 - 1.6 Roter Veltliner - white 0.3 - 0.8 Rotgipfler - white 0.1 - 0.2 And. white varieties - white 14.5 0.4 7.5 And. red varieties - red 0.1 - 1.6 WHITE VARIETIES 1875 52.4 2221 RED VARIETIES 1701 47.6 1456 TOTAL 3576 100 3677