Graf Huyn

Cabernet

Riserva

Südtirol • Alto Adige DOC

The grapes for this “Collection” line wine are grown on the best sites for the variety. The selected grapes produce a mature, full-bodied, elegant and long-lived wine.

Grape varietyMainly Cabernet Sauvignon plus Cabernet Franc
Cultivating areaWeathered porphyry soils on warm sun-blessed sites at 250 – 300 meters a.s.l.
Harvest dateMiddle to end of October
VinificationAfter traditional fermentation of the must in stainless steel, the young wine matures in large oak barrels and in the bottle.
Tasting notesColor: dark, intense ruby
Aroma: fruity aromas of blackcurrant, blackberry and cranberry, and floral aromas of violets and red roses, dark chocolate and a light zesty note
Taste: full-bodied, intense yet elegant wine with fine tannins and a good freshness
Food pairingSubstantial grilled, roasted or braised meat dishes
Alcohol: 14,5% vol*Residual sugar : 3,9 g/l*

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

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