WSET3 Palate Notes

Body - Medium,
Acid - High,
Tannin - Medium,
Alcohol - Medium.

Tastes Like: Pepper, Sour cherry, Blackberry

Experience the magic of Blaufränkisch grape: black cherries, elegant structure, and Austria’s soul.

What you can expect to taste and smell?

Primary Flavours & Aromas

  • Pepper, Sour Cherry

Appelations / Producers of Note

Keep an eye out for Mittelburgenland DAC and Eisenberg DAC for exceptional Blaufränkisch wines.


Blaufränkisch wines are enjoyable in their youth, showcasing their vibrant fruit and structure.

First Published: Wednesday, Sep 6, 2023 Last updated: Sep 6, 2023

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Damien Saunders
WSET3 award - Has been on a journey to learn more about wine, viticulture since I started travelling. Every country has something to drink.