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Single Vineyard Pössnitzberg Chardonnay Grand Cru STK, SüdsteiermarkDAC

Elegant Burgundy with a mineral finish.

The Single Vineyard Pössnitzberg is predestined as a great white wine terroir. Due to the interaction of the soil structure and of the climatic factors this single vineyard is unique. These Chardonnay wines are very authentic. Our wines from Pössnitzberg, classified as “Große STK Ried” (Grand Cru STK), are delicately mineral, very salty on the palate and show a tight structure and high ageing potential. The harvest yield is limited to a maximum of 45 hectolitres. Grand Cru STK wines are allowed to be offered for sale at the earliest on the 1st of May after 18 months of maturation.

Grape variety:


Drinking maturity:

15 years and longer


This vineyard is protected by warm winds on the one hand and the cool air stream from the western Koralpe on the other. Significant temperature differences result in an independent and unique aroma development.


Pössnitzberg is located on the southern part of the "West Styrian Bay" of the Styrian Basin. In former times (in the Neogene), several 1000 meter thick marine sediments have been deposited there. These deposits, also called "Steirischer Schlier", are clayey up to fine sandy, gray-green coloured marls including plant fossils and sandstone interstratifications. These scarce and very chalky soils, called “Opok” (chalky marl), are characterised by a humous topsoil formed by weathering, which often does not exceed a height of 20 centimeters, and firm sedimentary rocks.

Our vintages

Ried Pössnitzberg Chardonnay 2021 orderable
Ried Pössnitzberg Chardonnay 2020 sold out
Ried Pössnitzberg® Chardonnay 2019 sold out
Ried Pössnitzberg® Chardonnay 2018 sold out
Ried Pössnitzberg® Chardonnay 2017 orderable
Ried Pössnitzberg® Chardonnay 2016 sold out
Ried Pössnitzberg® Chardonnay 2015 sold out