Villa Nigra is the Latin name fort he Scharzhaus ("Black House") estate, a vineyard as if made for producing fine Pinto Noir of top international standing. The strongly contrasting temperatures between day and night time enables Pinot grapes to develop their intense classic varietal character, reminiscent of raspberry, morello cherry and blackberry. An elegantly-structured wine, slender with smooth ripe tannins on the finish
Characteristics: - colour: bright, vigorous ruby red colour - smell: fruity and flowery with a scent of cherries and violets, fine almond flavour, warm - taste: velvety, harmonious, strongly developed and full bodied, depth, mild acidity, fine tannin and a lingering aftertast.
This wine once again proves the great potential of the Schiava variety. Bright ruby-red colour, it shows fine friut aromas as well as vinous flavours. With its light and smooth tannin and a pleasant freshness, this well-balanced wine is uncomplicated and easy-drinking and the perfect combination to traditional Speck (a kind of smoked bacon).
The colour: dark ruby. A smell of raspberries and strawberries, a grace of blackberries. A complicated and, nevertheless, harmonious body, severity and acid in the unison, hard and concentrated. A velvety, persistent departure.
Sensory characteristics: Though our cabernet is still beingrefined, we can say that it has a fine taste of Wildberrys and pepper. Goes well with: ts perfect for every type of meat, especially for lamb, wild meat and grilled meats, and sits nice along side matured cheese.
Ruby to dark garnet red with slightly violet tones, pleasant bouquet typical for this kind of wine, light smell of violet, vanilla and dark forest berries, harsh-fruity in the palate, substantial and smoothly with a fine, velvety aroma and soft tannic acids.
Dark purple red with a delicate interplay of aromas embracing dark berry fruits, cedar wood with hints of tobacco. On the palate it shows power, concentration and impressive structure underpinned by ripe, mellow but assertive tannins; an elegant wine with impressive length.
Usually bright red, in some vintages this wine can display deep purple highlights. On the nose, the aromas are very intense and ample, with hints of ripe red berries, fresh grass, and violets. On the palate, it is velvety with good concentration and character and soft tannins. This wine goes wonderfully well with hearty fully-flavoured grilled red meat.
Powerful ruby red colour. Fine characteristic Pinot bouquet with a clearly fruity character and a trace of spicey and smokey aromas. This wine is powerful and expressive on the palate with a pleasant tannic background. A noble wine for moderately complicated dishes.
It is a very fruity Lagrein, dominated by berry-flavours, recalling raspberries and various wild berries. The exceedingly intense red of Lagrein "Merlau" comes almost close to purple. On the palate it convinces with its strong, round tannins and pleasant fullness. Its fruity and fresh character invites you to have another glass of it.
Ruby red in color with a deep garnet sheen, this fruity wine has a fine cherry bouquet. Balanced and round in flavor, it shows plenty of structure and is well-proportioned, with an elegant, lingering finish.
The ideal location of our Gries Lagrein Riserva in the historical vineyard of Gries, in Bozen, arouses its fruity and savory aromas of ripe fruit, cherry and chocolate. The heat of Bozen's circular valley lends it velvety elegance, a soft body and vivid freshness, with well-integrated tannins. With its fruity finish, it is the perfect partner for lamb, game and red, grilled meats.
This Edizione Rossa is a red wine cuvèe which is unequalled because of its selection the best barriques after about two year storage and then a further year of maturity in barriques. It is a creation which deliberately breaks the ranks. Its complexity in aroma and palette, and in particular its strength and versatility, make this Amistar Edizione especially interesting for discerning moments.
Those who have a little patience and can cellar their "Kirchhügel" Cabernet for a length of time will be rewarded with tertiary aromas that are reminiscent of an oriental tea ceremony: cedar, suede, tobacco, roasted hazelnuts, sponge cake, and dried blackberries.
This wine, which is growing only in Alto Adige, is recognisable by its intense deep violet colour. Its aroma of forest fruits an violets, and its full, velvety body make it perfect for festive occasions. When aged, it still makes an exquisite accompaniment for meat dishes or partner for a meditative mood.
IUGUM (iou-gum) is a made up name. It means "yoke" in Latin. A yoke is that wooden piece with hitched oxen into pairs, but the word "Iugum" is also used in very early agricultural texts in reference to tines being trained on a support.
The approach to the palate is solid and lush, with a rush of fleshy dark wild berries, while nuanced tannins give the round body a stable balance and a good constitution for a lengthy aging in the bottle.
The harmonious, soft tannins on the palate and its dark garnet red colour are the main characteristics of this indigenous red wine Lagrein Villa Karneid Castelfeder. With its intese and complex bouqet and fresh parfume of wild berries and violets, the Castelfeder Lagrein Villa Karneid is ideal for red meats and roasts.
Colour: Dark purple-red Nose: intensive aroma of wild berries with a discreet spicy note of pepper in the background, typical for Syrah. Flavour: Powerful in the mouth, very elegant and balanced with delicate toast aromas on the palate; very spicy, with well incorporated tannins. Long finish with great potential. A very elegant wine with finesse.
Our Pinot Nero Matan is a wine with terroir and is thus well-structured, with an evident elegance, smooth and rich in aromatic nuances. The high temperature differences between day and night during the ripening season give this powerfully dark red wine a particularly fruit-toned character, lending fruit and pedigree to the Matan with its scents of forest berries.
The Lagrein Crescendo the best sites of Gries and Auer impresses with its dark garnet red up to deep blue colour, with the slight chocolate and fruit of the forest fragrance seduces and convinces the palate with its hearty, full, velvety structure with soft tannins.
Ruby red with a deep garnet sheen, this wine has a delicate bouquet of blackberries, raspberries and cherries with a hint of vanilla. It is smooth and full-bodied, showing balance and elegance on the palate, and has both youthful force and pedigree.
Succulent, rich, full-bodied and zestful with velvety tannins, an aroma and flavour reminiscent of woodland berry fruits. Lagrein is an eminently delicious wine and a worthy ambassador for South Tyrol's vinous culture. With braised and roasted red meats, a perfect partner for game and cheese.
Luscious purple-ruby with a delicate aroma of undergrowth and spices, a hint of wild cherry; an elegant and full-bodied wine with ripe, juicy tannins and length. With game, well-seasoned roast red meats and matured cheeses.
Medium intense ruby colour with a garnet shimmer. Still somewhat closed, clean uplifted varietal aroma: impressions of red berry fruit, cherries along with oak spice (white pepper, cinnamon). Quite pronounced flavour, medium bodied. Fresh finish with good length and a presence of spicy tannin. Elegant style.