Konquest by Kirnbauer – “the conquest” of the senses and pleasure. A single-varietal Cabernet Franc is a rarity in Austria. Intense cassis notes and fine nougat aromatics. Offers an opulent impression on the palate. Aged for 24 months in barrique.
Konquest 2017 by K+K Kirnbauer
Grape variety: 100% Cabernet Franc
Vinification: Gentle destemming, meticulous sorting to eliminate all green parts
green parts, unripe and overripe berries and any “biodiversity”.
Controlled fermentation in stainless steel tank, maceration 21 days,
malolactic fermentation in barrique;
Aging: 24 months aging in new American oak barrels.
Soil: red clay
Site: Hölzl, Girm
Filling: September 2019
1500 normal bottles
1500 magnum bottles
and 50 double magnum bottles
Drinkable: from now until 2034
Analyses: Alcohol: 13.5% vol.
Acidity: 6,0 g/l
Residual sugar: 1,0 g/l
Assay number: N 16465/19
Serving temperature: 18°C
The K + K Kirnbauer Winery
Markus and Walter Kirnbauer run the winery K + K Kirnbauer as a family business. The whole family works to produce the best wine. The family winery is perched above the rooftops of Blaufränkischland. Here the sun pampers the vines 300 days a year. Together with the heavy soils, the best red wines thrive here on the winery’s 40 hectares of vineyards.
Harmony of wine and wood is THE philosophy of the house. One is totally committed to sustainable management.
Conservation of nature and resources should also enable future generations to enjoy optimal winegrowing conditions.
Now you have the chance to win a premium wine tasting for 4 people worth € 100 at the K+K Kirnbauer winery & a € 50 wine shopping voucher: Open the 22nd Advent calendar window on 22.12. and with a little luck you will soon be able to get to know the K+K Kirnbauer winery in person. Good luck!