2018 Christian Tschida Laissez Faire White Blend
Christian Tschida cultivates 10 hectares of old vines in the Neusiedlersee region of Burgenland. His vineyards are planted on sandy gravel, schist, and limestone soils and have been in the family for 4 generations. This area of Burgenland has a unique microclimate due to the moderating influence of the vast Lake Neusiedlersee nearby.
45 year old vines of Pinot Blanc & Riesling, Grapes are hand harvested, destemmed, and crushed by foot. The juice ferments in large barrels with indigenous yeast and no racking. It spends 2 years aging in large Stockinger barrels and is bottled without fining or filtering and no addition of sulfur.
- Lofi Wines
Where: Burgenland, Austria
What: Pinot Blanc, Riesling
How: Another well rounded and food diverse wine from mr Tschida. Age it, or have it with a roast chook