Gewürztraminer

Südtirol • Alto Adige DOC

Traminer was a familiar wine in German-speaking areas as far back as the 13th century. Today this aromatic wine is one of the most popular in Alto Adige. As the name indicates, the Gewürztraminer originates from the Alto Adige village of Termeno (Tramin in German). The grapes, which are harvested from selected sites, produce a wine that is intensely fruity and full-flavored with a zesty opulence.

Grape varietyGewürztraminer
Cultivating areaSteep slopes around Bolzano at 400 to 600 meters a.s.l.
Harvest dateEnd of September to beginning of October
VinificationShort cold maceration, light pressing and temperature-controlled fermentation in stainless steel
Tasting notesColor: bright straw yellow with golden hues
Aroma: aromatic with notes of rose, lychee, grapefruit and lime, and hints of orange zest and clove
Taste: full-flavored, complex and smooth with a lovely aromatic note and lively acidity
Food pairingCrustaceans, Asian dishes, young to medium-aged cheeses
Alcohol: 15,0% vol*Residual sugar : 5,0 g/l*

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