Pinot Bianco

Südtirol • Alto Adige DOC

Pinot Blanc – or Pinot Bianco in Italian – was introduced to Alto Adige by Archduke John of Austria around 1850. It does best on sites with dry, loamy and calcareous soils and pronounced diurnal temperature variations.

Grape varietyPinot Bianco
Cultivating areaSelected slopes around Bolzano at 300 to 750 meters a.s.l.
Harvest dateBeginning to middle of September
VinificationThe carefully selected grapes are gently pressed and fermented in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature. Stainless steel is also used for maturation to keep the wine fresh and crisp.
Tasting notesColor: bright straw yellow with greenish hues
Aroma: fruity aromas of yellow apples and pears with a whiff of peach and pineapple
Taste: fresh opulence, persistent on the palate
Food pairingAsparagus, fish and vegetarian dishes, also as an aperitif
Alcohol: 13,0% vol*Residual sugar : 4,5 g/l*

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