VARIETY: 100 % SCHIAVA
PRODUCTION: Traditional pergola planted on soils on the southeast facing hillside of Breitbach, a fraction of Kurtatsch.
VINEYARDS: This single vineyard is planted with a combination of different Schiava clones; primarily Grauvernatsch, Edelvernatsch but also Klein-Mittervernatsch on Pergola with 2018 vines/ha
SOIL PROPERTIES: Chalk gravel moraine soil
VINIFICATION: The grapes are destemmed and fermented at a constant temperature of 26-28° C for about 10 days in stainless steel tanks. During fermentation in stainless steel tanks the must is kept in contact with the skins through circulation pumping. Alcoholic fermentation is follows by malolactic fermentation in stainless steel.
TASTING NOTES: 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).
SERVING TEMP.: 14°-16° °C
SHELF LIFE: 2-3 years
Color: light yellow with green reflexes. Smell: fruity bouquet, with nuances of elder-blossom underlined with gentle green bell pepper aromas. Taste: pleasant with a well balanced acidity and a delicate aftertaste.
The wine is fine and delicate, with an excellent body and structure. It is straw yellow in color. The nose is aromatic, subtle and elegant, with tones of peach, apple, and tropical fruit, with a flowery bouquet. The taste is savory and mineral. It is ideal as an aperitiv wine and as accompaniment to appetizers, pasta dishes, soft cheeses, fish, shellfish, and white meats.
A delicate pleasant Rosé wine with a hint of strawberry. Ideal with mediterranean cuisine, as an aperitif or paired with appetizers.