96 POINTS: Falstaff Wine Guide 2019/2020
19/20 POINTS: Vinum Magazine
The Bründlmayer family owns 12 hectares right in the center of the Zöbinger Heiligenstein. 10.5 hectares are planted with Riesling, the remainder for experimental purposes with Cabernet (mostly Cabernet Franc).
Immediately sets off fireworks of bright fruit - first the scent of white flowers, but then acacia honey, yuzu, white peaches set the tone; classy and expressive in each phase, already strikingly charming. Similar impressions in the palate profile: a core of sweet fruit, gripping, puristic, the bright fruit follows through with a lot of finesse, vibrant freshness; flows with growing complexity across the palate but the playful fruit remains consistently present.