Claus Preisinger

ErDELuftGRAsundreBEN Weissburgunder 2019

'Erde, Luft, Gras und Reben – or 'earth, air, grass and vines' – is all you need for quality wines, according to Claus Preisinger. Coming from his premium plots of the Edelgraben vineyard, this single vineyard, zero/zero expression of Weissburgunder is grown on limestone rich soils before being fermented and aged in amphora. Tropical, zesty with a touch of salinity, this wine is quaffable and complex in equal measures – not one to be missed.



Winemaker: Claus Preisinger

Farming: Biodynamic

Region: Burgenland, Austria

Vintage: 2019

Grapes: Weissburgunder

Colour: Skins

ABV: 11.5%

Size: 75 cL


Behind the Bottle

Claus Preisinger

Claus Preisinger’s story starts 20 years ago at the tender age of 20 with a few tanks and barrels. The newly trained winemaker had just started working for Hans Nittnaus - back then, and still today, one of the pioneers of early organic winemaking in the region. What always stayed was his immense talent to reflect purity and balance in his wines. Around 2006/2007, alongside like-minded growers in the village, he ...