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2011 Claus Preisinger Paradigma
Community Tasting Notes 4
April 9, 2016 - Purchased at the winery in late 2013 and stored in my cellar since. Nothing interesting going on. Ripe, oak, short. No animal as the previous TN indicated. I'll hold my other bottle a few and hope the oak integrates and something develops. Meh.1 person found this helpful Comment
drbarta Does not like this wine: (84 points)
January 23, 2015 - Black fruits, animal notes with fur and leather, tobacco, lots of wood. Would guessed a mid-class spanish wine if tasted blind. Full-body, alcoholic, but not so intense flavors. Lots of tannin but structurally doesn't have the density, the length is also medium. It's a wine that shows the wannabe big-feeling, but it just doesn't have anything significant.2 people found this helpful Comment
Rugtved wrote: (92 points)
October 31, 2014 - Fantastic. Would never have guessed Austria1 person found this helpful Comments (1)
WineCellarTV Likes this wine: (96 points)
October 2, 2013 - Deep dark ruby to garnet.
Very vibrant and dense!
Rich aromas of Ripe Berries and hints of Fruit in Rum.
Complex play of Black Tea, Tobacco, Marzipan (Almond Paste) and Leather. Floral and Herbal characteristics. Present Oak and little Vanilla.
Fruit characters are reserved and equally present as the other aroma layers. Beautiful, rich and complex!
Flavors of Red and Dark Fruits, mostly Black Currant and Cedar.
Multi-layered with Licorice, Leather and Dark Chocolate.
Hints of Filigree Minerality and Saltiness.
Finishes long with Red Fruit, Tight Acidity, Soft but Present Tannins and traces of Herbal Spiciness.
Great concentration, perfect balance and a lot of finesse-
in spite of the considerable use of oak.
A wine that shines! Powerful, amazingly structured and complex.
Substance for a long life and potential for a great evolution.
Amazing fruit from a great vintage created one of the best red blends from Austria I ever had.
Very approachable now- thanks to the fleshy Merlot-, but built for the future!
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By Joel B. Payne
Jul-13, IWC Issue #10144, 7/1/2013 (link)
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- Vintage 2011
- Type Red
- Producer Claus Preisinger
- Varietal Red Blend
- Designation Paradigma
- Vineyard n/a
- Country Austria
- Region Burgenland
- SubRegion Neusiedlersee
- Appellation n/a
- Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
- In Cellars 50 (78%)
- Consumed 14 (22%)
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