Cabernet

Südtirol • Alto Adige DOC

Cabernet, one of the noble grape varieties, has been cultivated in Alto Adige for more than a hundred years. The grapes for this fruity and zesty wine are harvested from selected vineyards.

Grape varietyCabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc
Cultivating areaOn the warmest soils in the valley bottom around Bolzano and in the Adige Valley
Harvest dateMiddle to end of October
VinificationTraditional fermentation of the must, malolactic fermentation in stainless steel, short period of maturation in the bottle
Tasting notesColor: deep ruby
Aroma: fruity aromas of blackcurrant, blackberry, cranberry; delicate spicy aromas
Taste: full-bodied, intense yet elegant wine with finely structured tannins
Food pairingSubstantial dishes with grilled or roasted red meats, game and mature cheeses
Alcohol: 13,0% vol*Residual sugar : 3,8 g/l*

* Depending on the year, the analytical values ​​may vary slightly