Morrell & Co. Wine Catalog

FALL 2018

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| 155 MORRELL FINE WINE AND SPIRITS V ISIT u S AT MORRELLWINE .c OM cALL 800.96.WINES (800.969.4637) A u STRIA iT Cu TS d ee P : T H e Wa CH au The winding valley that forms the Wachau is one of the most diverse and exciting wine- producing regions in the world. Formed over the course of millennia, the snaking river d anube cut deep into a mix of ancient rock, while fierce winds whipped along its jagged edges, depositing complex sandy soils known as Loess. Combined with a confluence of four major climatic zones and varying degrees of elevation, it seems likely that Wachau hosts the most complex terroir we will ever know, which its producers use to create some of the most exciting wines you could ever hope to taste.

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