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: 17 - 52 years
Harvested: End of September - begin of October 2014
Vinification: fermentation and malolactic fermentation in stainless steel tanks. Maturation for seventeen months partly in concrete wine storage vessels and partly in small and large oak barrels.
Alcohol: 12.5 % by vol.
Acidity: 5.0 g / litre
Bottled: May 2016
Release: June 2016
Bottle sizes: 0.375l; 0.75 l