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.
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.
Garnet-red with violet hues; Aroma berry aromas with nuances of violets; Taste silky with gentle tannin, full-bodied and persistent.
Color: bright-yellow with a green shimmer. Nose: highly aromatic, floral, ripe fuits (white peach), spicy.Flavour: medium-bodied, intense bouquet, well-balanced, grapey-fruity, fresh, dry.
Vivid straw yellow color, high-spirited perlage, minute and continuous.The perfume is intense, particularly refined, and reminiscent of bread crust, accompanied by light notes of vanilla and honey. Dry, clean, and elegant, an especially soft and persistent mouth-feel. Grape varierty: Chardonnay, Pinot Nero. Production area: Inclined terrace near Castello di Monreale - Königsberg with Guyot style trained vines.