Finally! He is back, our absolute customer favourite from the Palatinate. We proudly present the Markus Schneider KAITUI Sauvignon Blanc in the crisp and fresh 2017 vintage. This tailor, he just can’t be stopped! Already with the first sip it is clear: here again there is a lot of wine for little money. We award this wine with 94 points for its freshness.
Top-seller Markus Schneider KAITUI Sauvignon Blanc in the new vintage 2017 now ready for delivery
The Kaitui Sauvignon Blanc 2017 shines brightly in the glass and enchants us with sparkling reflections. The nose is tropical, exotic and invigorating. Limes, lemongrass and lush green grass provide an extra freshness kick. In the taste, this top seller with its usual juicy and intense aromas makes it clear once again why Schneider is now one of the Pfälzer Spitzen. The finale is light-hearted but durable. Top!
November 21st, 2017 – a very special day for the Palatinate top winegrower Markus Schneider, his family and his team. Because the publication of a very special collection rating was imminent. For the first time, selected Markus Schneider wines were awarded by the internationally renowned critic James Suckling. And the ratings are really impressive!
Schneider has a new wine. Actually he’s an old one, but he’s just new – that’s all there is to it! The composition of the Markus Schneider Black Print has changed. Germany’s most successful red wine cuvée (in the premium segment) has become milder, softer and smoother.
Markus Schneider, star winemakers always knew exactly what he wanted: As a teenager he was clear: I will be wine! Because it happened to Markus Schneider very well that his father, who ran in Ellerstadt fruit, grapes used to have delivered to the cooperative.
Markus Schneider is particularly proud of his old up to 80 years-Portuguese vines that sometimes deliver its best red wines: deep red, juicy with a creamy chocolate powerhouses note. Red wines from Markus Schneider with names such as Old Vines, Origin, Black print, or single stone set pieces that are unique in the Palatinate. Thus the origin of a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Portuguese.
The Black Print is a blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and St. Laurent. Old vines is vinified to one hundred percent of Portuguese. The Sauvignon Blanc from Markus Schneider was even the best Sauvignon Blanc in Germany (2006) was chosen.
The vineyards in Ellerstadt
Of clay, gravel, gravel, sand, loess, sandstone and limestone rock composed of soils of different Rebparzellen Markus Schneider, gently pull the curl out of the plane to Ellerstadt up to the rugged Haardt. An extremely rare geological diversity in conjunction with the summer heat of the day and cool nights are the basis for an incredible amount of flavor, strength and maturity, elegance and minerality.
To exploit the full potential of the various Rebparzellen ideal and work out your idiosyncrasies, a bond between nature and wine is incessantly.
Facts about Weingut Markus Schneider
- Vineyard area: 50 hectares
- Owner: Mark and Klaus Schneider
- Foreign operations: Klaus Schneider
- Winemaker: Markus Schneider
- Gault Millau 2011: 3 bunches
- Address: 67158 Ellerstadt, High On Route 1