Gewürztraminer

Appellation

Südtirol - Alto Adige DOC

Grapes

Gewürztraminer

Vineyards

Grown in vineyards planted between 300 and 450 meters in calcareous clay and gravel in the areas of Tramin and Montagna.

Yield

55 hl / hectare

Subzone

Tramin, Montagna

Aging

4-6 years

Serving Temperature

10-12° C

Availability

0,75 l / 0,375 l

Winemaking

The grapes for this wine were gently pressed off to steel tanks immediately after harvest. The must was allowed to ferment at controlled temperature (21 ° C) without malolactic fermentation.

Tasting Notes

Tramin is the cradle of Gewürztraminer, and the village claims the best vineyards dedicated to the variety planted around the village the west bank of the Adige valley. Gewürztraminer has a distinctive reddish-yellow color with green hues when fully mature. The most famous vineyards are in the Tramin subzones of Söll (Sella) and Rungg (Ronchi), where the wine becomes rich and silky in texture, minerally and structured. It is an elegant wine with intense aromas and flavors of Muscat, rose, exotic spice and lychee fruit. Gewürztraminer has become one of the most popular wines produced in Alto Adige.

Food Pairing

The wine pairs well with fish, white meat and savory pie.

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