The Singerriedel, one of Wachau's most famous vineyards, is a steep terraced hill above Spitz. With its great exposure, it is able to produce ripe, very rich wines like this. To contrast, there is a tight, steely texture with intense acidity that promises aging. Drink from 2016.
Roger Voss covers Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne, the Loire and South-West France as well as Portugal. His passion is matching food with wine, bringing the pleasures of the table to wine lovers. He has written six books on wine and food, and was previously national correspondent on wine for the London Daily Telegraph. He is based in the Bordeaux region.