Cantina Terlano-Kellerei Terlan 'Gries Riserva' Lagrein Alto Adige 2017, Italy
PRESS: This vintage has not been rated yet. The 2016 vintage received the following awards: Robert Parker: 92 points. Wine Spectator : 92 points. James Suckling: 93 points
Producer: Cantina Terlano - Kellerei Terlan
Region/Appellation: Alto Adige - Sudtirol
Country Hierarchy: Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
Food Suggestion: Combines well with roast chamois with root vegetables and with veal cheeks braised in Lagrein and served with root vegetables.
Wine Style: Red - Savory and Classic
Alcohol Content: 13.5%
Colour: Deep ruby to garnet red colour with a delicate shimmer of violet.
Aroma: Eearthy, minerally notes masterfully underpinned with fruit components, with morello cherry and plum jam dominating.
Taste: These peaty, spicy and yet velvety fruit notes also intrigue the palate, where this Lagrein Riserva presents itself with multilayered opulence and great complexity.