Grape varieties: Lagrein
Deion: Medium garnet colour with ruby hints. Rich, quite pronounced, spicy aroma with a chocolate character, floral impressions (violets), red fruit and prunes. Soft, smooth fruit, full bodied. Masculine style. Firm, dry and somewhat earthy finish.
Suggested Food: Red meat such as beef and lamb, venison, game, all kind of cheeses.
Maturation potential: 6 - 8
Allergic-Info: This wine can contain sulfites
yr. 2008 Wine Spectator:
88 of 100 Points.
"Wine Spectator" has rated the wine "Alois Lageder Lagrein, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy" from the vintage 2008 on 31.07.2011 with 88 of 100 points.
yr. 2003 Wine Spectator:
86 of 100 Points.
"Wine Spectator" has rated the wine "Alois Lageder Lagrein, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy" from the vintage 2003 on 30.06.2007 with 86 of 100 points.
yr. 2000 Stephen Tanzer:
87 of 100 Points.
"Stephen Tanzer" has rated the wine "Alois Lageder Lagrein, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy" from the vintage 2000 with 87 of 100 points.
elegant, full white wine with a long finish COLOUR: greenish-yellow to light yellow NOSE: full, pleasant, rounded TASTE: aromatic, robust, spiced
Full, elegant, excellent white wine with acidulous finish.
Light straw yellow; Aroma intense aromatic bouquet underlined with a soft pleasant floral sent; Taste well balanced and strong on the palate, very persistent.
Light yellow with green reflexes; Aroma intensive fruity bouquet, with nuances of elder blossom and ripe fruit; Taste gentle, with a well balanced acidity and a fine aftertaste.
Ruby-red; Aroma delicate berry and dried fruit aromas; Taste dry, medium bodied, with a lively acidity and a light trace of tannin.