Gruner Veltliner & a Spargelfest of One’s Own – Drink Bravely with Mark Oldman – Episode 38

Gruner Veltliner & a Spargelfest of One’s Own

With spring and white-asparagus season upon us, Mark introduces that darling of wine hipsters, Grüner Veltliner from Austria.  He then engages in a “spargelfest” of one, complete with white asparagus and Béarnaise sauce.
 Gruner Veltliner
Featured Grüners:
Berger Grüner Veltliner 2009 (Austria, $13, 1L)
Nikolaihof Grüner Veltliner “Hefeabzug” Wachau 2009 (Austria, $30)
Other Gratifying Grüners:
Bründlmayer Wachau Terrassen 2010 (Austria, $16)
Hirsch Niederösterreich #1 2009 (Austria, $15)
Nigl Trocken Kremstal Freiheit 2010 (Austria, $23)
“Poosh It!”

 

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