Winery Erwin Sabathi – Pössnitz, Leutschach a.d.W.
Tradition in Wine – since 1650
Falstaff Winemaker of the year 2016
Member of the Styrian Terroir and Classic Wine Estates – STK
Family: Erwin Sabathi
Place: Leutschach an der Weinstraße
Area: Southern Styria
Specials: Predestined as great white wine terroir
Bestseller: Sauvignon Blanc Styrian Classic
Best wine: Sauvignon Blanc Single Vineyard Pössnitzberg
Best location: Single Vineyard Pössnitzberg - classified as Gran Cru STK site
Location details: Dramatic steepness and extremeley chalky soils account for grand, deep terroir wines, laborious and intensive hand work provided. The wines from Pössnitzberg are delicately mineral, enormous salty on the palate and show a tight structure and high ageing potential.
Best year: The great vintage 2011 show an exceptional, well structured character as well as a high ageing potential, especially our Gran Cru STK wines Sauvignon Blanc Pössnitzberg and Chardonnay Pössnitzberg
Awards: Falstaff Winemaker of the year 2016
Countries we export to: Europa, especially Germany and Switzerland, USA, Singapore
Mission statement: Erwin Sabathi: "My wines interpret tradition in a contemporary way. Great wines should be exciting - just as life!"
Our MSE 2017 Statement: Discover the high potential of our great Chardonnays from the Pössnitzberg.