Schiava Abbazia di Novacella 2021

The Schiava by Abbazia di Novacella is a fresh and light red wine produced in South Tyrol and aged in steel for 6 months. The olfactory timbre is delicate and fragrant, composed of notes of wild berries, cherry, floral essences and hints of alpine herbs. When tasted it reveals a juicy, flowing and fruity texture, of great freshness

9.90 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Alto Adige/Sudtirol DOC

Grape varieties

Schiava 100%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Alto Adige (Italy)

Alcohol content

12.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

In Cornaiano (Appiano) at 350-420 meters above sea level on soils composed of moraine deposits

Vinification

Alcoholic and malolactic fermentation in steel with maceration on the skins for 5 days

Aging

6 months in steel tanks

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

James Suckling
2021
90 / 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

RED WINE SCHIAVA ABBAZIA DI NOVACELLA 2020 DESCRIPTION

Colour Light red ruby

Scent Notes of wild berries, aromatic herbs and mountain flowers

Taste Light, smooth, very fresh and fruity

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

  • Eggs and Savoury Pies
  • Fish Stew
  • Risotto with Mushroom
  • Pizza
  • Pasta Bolognese