Südtiroler Doc Cabernet Riserva 2015

Südtiroler Doc Cabernet Riserva 2015


J. Mayr

21,28 €

Cabernet Südtiroler Doc Riserva 2015

Grape variety: Cabernet Sauvignon in different biotypes and Cabernet Franc

Type of soil: alluvial origin porphyry

System of cultivation: pergola and guyot, with a fruit head to the stump or pruning to a spur with two buds

Plant density: 6000 – 8000 vines/hectare

Age of the vines: 20 years

Interventions of quality improvement: thinning of 60% of the grapes in July

Harvest: climb, from mid-October until early November

Vinification: crushing and stemming and fermentation in stainless steel tanks at temperature controlled fermentation, with a period of contact on the skins for about 10 days

Aging: malolactic fermentation and ageing in French oak barriques (approx. 50% of which is used for the first time) for a period of 15 – 18 months; filtration prior to bottling.

Tasting notes:

  • color: garnet red
  • aroma: notes of red berries, ripe fruits and hints of cassis, hay and goudron
  • taste: complex, very full-bodied, fine tannins
Wines TypeRed