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Teroldego Rotaliano Doc

Riserva

Teroldego is an indigenous varietal of Trentino that thrives in the Piana Rotaliana. The name of thiscomplex grape is derived from “Tiroler Gold”, a name it was given in the Court of Vienna in the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Made only in remarkable vintages from hand selected grapes, this wine is aged for two years in oak.

13%
Alcohol content
16-18°C
Serving temperature
Characteristics
Production area
Among the Trentino wines it is certainly the most famous and rightfully called the royal wine of Trentino. This Riserva is produced only in the best vintages from manually harvested grapes of the best Piana Rotaliana vineyards, i.e. “Fron”, “Rauti”, “Catorzi” and “Sottodossi”.
Vinification
Pressing with separation of the stems. Maceration of the skins with frequent repassing of the must. Fermentation at controlled temperature of 25°C (77°F) for 12 – 13 days. 24 months of aging, of which 12 in oak barrels (Allier and Troncais) and final refining in the bottle.
Characteristics
Color: Intense ruby red.
Bouquet: Pleasant aroma of ripe fruit, prunes and blackcurrant.
Flavor: Full body and pleasant tannins balance well with fruity and light barrique.
Pairings
Ideal with stews, roasted or grilled red meats, and aged cheeses.