More information about Tor di Lupo Lagrein Riserva Alto Adige DOC - Cantina Andrian
The powerful Tor di Lupo Lagrein Riserva Alto Adige from Cantina Andrian glides into the glass with a dense purple color. After the first swirl, this red wine reveals a high density and fullness, which is reflected in strong stained glass windows at the edge of the glass. Poured into a red wine glass, this red wine from the Old World presents wonderfully expressive aromas of blackberry, sour cherry and blackcurrant, rounded off with chocolate and blueberry, which are contributed by the ageing in wooden barrels.
The Tor di Lupo Lagrein Riserva Alto Adige from Cantina Andrian is ideal for all wine lovers who like it dry. However, it is never austere or brittle, as you would expect from an iconic wine segment. This velvety red wine is full-bodied and multi-faceted on the palate. Thanks to the balanced fruit acidity, the Tor di Lupo Lagrein Riserva Alto Adige flatters the palate with a soft sensation without lacking freshness. The finish of this youthful red wine from the Trentino-Alto Adige wine-growing region, more precisely from Alto Adige / South Tyrol DOC, ultimately delights with a remarkable aftertaste. The finish is also accompanied by mineral notes from the limestone-dominated soils.
Vinification of the Cantina Andrian Tor di Lupo Lagrein Riserva Alto Adige
This powerful red wine from Italy is made from the Lagrein grape variety. The vines that produce the grapes for this wine grow on limestone soils in Trentino-Alto Adige. The Tor di Lupo Lagrein Riserva Alto Adige is an Old World wine in the best sense of the word, as this Italian wine exudes an extraordinary European charm that clearly underlines the success of wines from the Old World. After being harvested by hand, the grapes are transported to the press house as quickly as possible. Here they are selected and carefully crushed. This is followed by fermentation in small oak barrels at controlled temperatures. At the end of this process, the powerful Tor di Lupo Lagrein Riserva Alto Adige is matured in oak barriques for a further 6 months.
Suggested pairing for Cantina Andrian Tor di Lupo Lagrein Riserva Alto Adige
This red wine from Italy is best enjoyed at a temperature of 15 - 18°C. It goes perfectly with spaghetti with caper-tomato sauce, goose breast with ginger-red cabbage and marjoram or ossobuco.
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