Located in the Wagram region of Austria surrounded by idyllic hills dotted with small villages sits Fritz family vineyard. A family run operation since 1912, the winery is currently being run by Josef and Irene Fritz. Ecological balance is the cornerstone of the vineyard, they harvest everything by hand and only practice viticultural techniques that maintain the health of the land. From 30 year old vines, fermented and aged in stainless steel tanks this Gruner boasts impressive minerality. Dangerously easy to drink, the nose is scented with white orchids, bosc pear and subtle citrus. On the palate the wine is lively with fresh ripe fruit and a lengthy finish. Versatility is a key feature of Gruner, pair with everything from grilled fish to spicy Thai food.