Grape variety: Lagrein
Description: medium garnet colour with ruby hints. Rich, quite pronounced, spicy aroma with a chocolate charac- ter, floral impressions (violets), red fruit and prunes. Soft, smooth fruit, full-bodied. Masculine style. Firm, dry and so- mewhat earthy finish. When stored under proper conditions, this wine will drink well for at least 6 to 8 years.
Suggested food: red meat such as beef and lamb, venison, game, all kind of cheeses.
Origin: selected vineyards in the Bolzano area and Magrè at an altitude of 230 to 330 metres a.s.l. (750 - 1,080 feet). Deep and sandy, alluvial soils along the Talvera river . Very warm mesoclimate.
Age of the vines: 15 - 50 years
Harvested: begin of October 2013
Vinification: soft crushing and pressing of the grapes, fermentation for approximately 14 days in stainless steel tanks and malolactic fermentation, maturation for seventeen months in concrete wine storage vessels.
Alcohol: 13.5 % by vol.
Acidity: 4.5 g / litre
Bottled: May 2015
Release: August 2015
Bottle sizes: 0.375l, 0.75 l