Deep straw yellow in color, the nose is fruity, with hints of walnut, mango and melon; a slight note of wood makes the wine perfect and harmonious as a whole. Full, round but also fresh and mineral, it expresses an aging potential of 6-8 years from harvest.
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Consistent high quality
This is a consistently fine wine, which we have ordered many times in the two excellent hotels in the Südtirol that we regularly visit - hotels which select the very best of the region’s products. It is well balanced and matches the dishes we always consume with it at home - Caprese, risotto and seafood pasta.
Eleganter feiner Chardonnay aus dem Alto Adige
Nach dem Etikett gekauft und sehr überrasxcht vom Inhalt. Wir werden nachbestellen. Ein feiner Begleiter zu allen Fischgerichten und hellem Fleisch.
Founded in 1960 by 28 wine-growers, the Cantina Colterenzio winery now has around 300 members and is one of the most active and enterprising firms in Alto Adige, managed for many years by Wolfgang Raifer, son of the renowned oenologist Luis Raifer who had also taken over the running of the winery back in the 1970s. Most of their vineyards are found in Cornaiano (also known as Girlan) on the outskirts of the town of Appiano, one of the centres of authentic winemaking in the...