Lagrein Abbazia di Novacella 2021

The Lagrein by Abbazia di Novacella is a powerful, full-bodied and full-bodied red wine from Alto Adige, aged for at least 6 months in oak barrels. With its typical impenetrable dark red color, the nose reveals aromas of violets, wild berries, cherries and trails of cocoa and spices. The sip is velvety, enveloping and full, with soft tannins

12.60 € 14.80 € - 15%
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Alto Adige/Sudtirol DOC

Grape varieties

Lagrein 100%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Alto Adige (Italy)

Alcohol content

13.0%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

Near Bolzano at 250 meters above sea level on silty soils of alluvial origin

Vinification

Alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel with maceration on the skins for 15 days, malolactic fermentation in 60 hl oak barrels

Aging

6 months in oak wood barrels

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

James Suckling
2019
92 / 100

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
16°-18°C
Glass
Medium open goblet
Medium open goblet

Perfect for young and medium bodied red wines which don't require excessive oxygenation to open. The opening, slightly tighter than the body of the glass, favors the concentration of aromas towards the nose, enhancing the perception of aromas and limiting the dispersion

When to drink

When to drink

Right Away Young

Perfect to drink right away

You can easily cellar it for 4-5 years

RED WINE LAGREIN ABBAZIA DI NOVACELLA 2021 DESCRIPTION

Colour Very dark red ruby

Scent Sensations of wild berries and violets, accompanied by tones of vanilla, spices and cocoa

Taste Velvety, soft and with good tannins

producer: Abbazia di Novacella

Main wines
Kerner, Sylvaner, Riesling, Veltliner
Foundation year
1142
Hectares of vineyards
86
Annual production
750.000 bt
Enologist
Celestino Lucin
Address
Cantina dell'Abbazia di Novacella, Via Abbazia, 1 - 39040 Novacella (BZ)

Perfect to drink with

  • Red Meat Stew
  • Ham and salami
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Aged Cheese
  • Pasta Bolognese