Wine description: Deep garnet red in color, this cuvee exhibits discreet aromas of cherry and cassis. In flavor, it is silky-smooth with well-integrated tannins. This is a very complex wine, persistent in the throat with a juicy and salty finish.
Serving suggestion: Excellent with braised or grilled beef, lamb or game, as well as cheeses.
Grape varieties: 55% Cabernet Sauv., 45% Merlot
Vineyard location: south-southeast facing hillside vineyards in Entiklar (280 - 310 meters above sea)
Soil composition: chalk gravel moraine soil
Growing system: guyot - 7,500 vines / hectare
Yield: 45 - 50 hl / hectare
Age of wines: till 16 years
Vinification: Primary fermentation in stainless steel tanks; 18 months aged in barriques.
Receptacles: stainless steel and barriques (french), 50% new
yr. 2013 Falstaff Magazin:
90 of 100 Points.
"Falstaff Magazin" has rated the wine "Tiefenbrunner Turmhoff 'Cuvee Linticlarus', Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy" from the vintage 2013 on 06.07.2016 with 90 of 100 points.
yr. 2011 Falstaff Magazin:
89 of 100 Points.
"Falstaff Magazin" has rated the wine "Tiefenbrunner Turmhoff 'Cuvee Linticlarus', Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy" from the vintage 2011 on 24.06.2014 with 89 of 100 points.
yr. 2010 Falstaff Magazin:
"Falstaff Magazin" has rated the wine "Tiefenbrunner Turmhoff 'Cuvee Linticlarus', Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy" from the vintage 2010 on 25.06.2013 with 89 of 100 points.
yr. 2009 Falstaff Magazin:
"Falstaff Magazin" has rated the wine "Tiefenbrunner Turmhoff 'Cuvee Linticlarus', Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy" from the vintage 2009 on 11.07.2012 with 89 of 100 points.
Deep garnet red in color, with a delicate bouquet showing the cherry note characteristic of the varietals; subtle wood tones complement its full and round fruit flavors. Compact tannins and an agreeable acidity carry this traditional South Tyrolean wine through to its long finish.
Bright yellow to gold in hue, with a broad spectrum of aromas, including rose petals, honey and nutmeg. A fabulous wine which is just as rewarding to drink today as it will be after many years in the cellarLuminous pale yellow in color Luminous pale yellow in color, this wine shows well-balanced apple, banana and vanilla notes. Full of character, it is well-structured and pleasantly salty on the tongue. Partial aging in small oak barrels lends this wine structure and elegance. It is well suited to cellar aging.
Color: deep impenetrable ruby with violet reflections Smell: This Lagrein selection is a multifaceted wine. It reveals aromas reminiscent of morello cherry and bilberry, with notes of licorice, coffee beans, vanilla, clove and black tea, which makes it spicy and fruity at the same time. Taste: The wine is harmonious on the palate with very compact and concentrated, multilayered flavors combining juicy fruit with spicy, peppery elements and a slightly sweet note of dark chocolate rounded off with silky tannins.
color: granet-red with violet hues, aroma: berry aromas, with nuances of violets, taste: silky with gentle tannin; fullbodied and persistent
Color: deep ruby to garnet red with a delicate shimmer of violet. Smell: The aroma reveals earthy, minerally notes masterfully underpinned with fruit components, with morello cherry and plum jam dominating. Taste: These peaty, spicy and yet velvety fruit notes also intrigue the palate, where this Lagrein Riserva presents itself with multilayered opulence and great complexity.