Top 10 Blaufränkisch

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It's not easy to grow, but its sensitivity to terroir makes Blaufränkisch Austria's best red grape. Stephen Brook takes a tour of the regions, finding expressive bargains along the way. See his top ten picks here...
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Blaufrankisch, Krutzler Reserve 2010
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Krutzler, Reserve 2010

Krutzler, Reserve 2010
Perfumed, elegant, cherry nose. Sleek and taut, intense but quite tannic, with plenty of grip but not at the expense of finesse and length. 17.5pts/20 (91/100pts)
Price £19.39 Savage Selection
Drink 2013–2020
Alc 13.5%

Blaufrankisch, Ernst Triebaumer Oberer Wald
Blaufrankisch, J Heinrich Goldberg
Blaufrankisch, Krutzler Reserve 2010
Blaufrankisch, Prieler Goldberg
Blaufrankisch, Umathum Kirschgarten