2020 Laimburg Barbagòl Alto Adige Lagrein Riserva
BARBAGÒL - The name comes from a saga from the Dolomites and means the magician who enchants the senses. The Laimburg Barbagòl Alto Adige Lagrein Riserva comes from a vineyard located in Gries at an altitude of 450 meters. Lagrein is almost synonymous with Alto Adige. The grape has its origins here and gives power and elegance in a glass from the high Dolomites. The wine stays in oak for more than 20 months after fermentation. In the glass, the wine is sparkling garnet red. In the bouquet aromas of cherries, a little leather, cedar and a touch of vanilla and cigar from the oak barrels. All this is very well integrated. On the palate, the Lagrein is soft and creamy on entry, compact and powerful in the mid-range. Long lasting and with a fine grainy sourness in the aftertaste.
The domain (which is partly state-owned) includes not only a winery but also a research center. All grapes come from about 20 hectares of vineyards from the different wine-growing regions of Alto Adige. The different vineyards with about 15 different grape varieties vary from 200-750 altitude at various
The total production of Laimburg is only 90,000 bottles per year. The wines of Laimburg are of a very high quality and are among the finest available in Alto Adige. Beautiful wines with good acidity that makes the typical beautiful aging possible.
FACT: In the Tab: Appendix you will find the official fact sheet of this fine wine. We will automatically send it to you when you order this wine. The wine is in our conditioned Wine Warehouse and if you come to pick up the wine you will also receive a nice discount. We are almost next to the national road with plenty of parking space. Click here for address
The grapes come from the agribusiness vineyards in Laimburg; of about 20 hectares of vineyards in different wine-growing areas of Alto Adige. The vineyards are on the plain or are distributed on hilly and steep slopes with very different soils: moraine and alluvial soils alternate with primary rock and loamy limestone gravel. The grapes grow at altitudes between 200 and 750 meters above sea level in different training systems such as pergola or trellis, depending on the needs of the respective grape variety. In its role as a model winery, the Laimburg winery produces about 90,000 bottles of wine annually, with the main aim of bringing into the glass the varietal character of the approximately 15 typical varieties of the province.
The diversity of grape varieties in Alto Adige is also reflected in the range of wines produced at Laimburg Winery; in addition, a wide variety of grape varieties are tested at different altitudes to determine the ideal vineyard locations. In addition to the classic South Tyrolean grape varieties, Laimburg Winery is also increasingly testing new or interesting grape varieties from around the world (e.g. Tannat, Petit Verdot, Incrocio Manzoni and new varieties such as Solaris and Cabernet Cortis) for cultivation and vinification in South Tyrol. The top line wines of Laimburg are of a very high quality and are among the finest available in Alto Adige. Beautiful wines with good acidity that makes the typical beautiful aging possible.
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|Dry, Fruity, Aged on wood, Mineral, Red fruit
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