Il Lagrein by Franz Haas is made from the autochthonous vine ofSouth Tyrol made a comeback in recent years, after a long period of oblivion. The grape variety of Lagrein has very ancient origins, the first manuscripts mention its existence in South Tyrolean abbeys dating back to 1380. Initially it was vinified in white, only from the early nineties did it appear among the South Tyrolean red wines. To Franz Haas is a first choice product, give it to you organoleptic characteristics very interesting: Color intense ruby red; Bouquet fruity, with hints of wild berries, violet, aromatic notes of fresh grass, roasted cocoa and licorice on a mineral background; To the palate decisive, silky, with impressive but velvety tannins and an enveloping finish.
Il Red Wine, especially the more ones maturi, are characterized by ahigh presence of tannins within them, they guarantee it longevity and body, as well as a high astrigency and little acidity. There service temperature aims to enhance the notes soft and of wine and to mitigate his tannicity and eventual bitterness. The greater the structure el 'aging of red wine, the greater must be his service temperature. The temperature that we suggest fluctuates between the 14%, For young wines, Up to 20% for more wines aged and structured.
Il Red Wine it is very simple to combine to a good dish, it does not require large elaborations. A classic is to combine this wine with dishes based on meat, in order to best express theirs flavor, in case the meat was Bianca it is better to opt for a red more young o light. A good glass of red does not disappoint even with cold cuts o aged cheeses, manages to transform a simple meal into an exceptional one mix of flavors.
The winery Franz Haas is one of the most revolutionary realities of the Trentino-Alto Adige, in the area of Bolzano, produces wines from 1880, for more than 7 generations provides bottles of the highest quality, able to best represent the territory, the tradition and the winemaking culture of the region, a winery that over time has become one of the most exclusive and well-known excellences ofSouth Tyrol. Mostly famous for its greats White wines from grapes such as Pinot Bianco, Gewürztraminer e Pinot Grigio, grown in a vineyard area di over 55 hectares located at an altitude ranging between 240 - 1200 meters, which enjoy a very favorable microclimate, ideal for the production of the company's niche products. Despite the fame of his people White wines, do not even disappoint red, high quality labels from native grapes: Pinot Noir, Lagrein, Merlot. A winery that combines the tradition and techniques of the past with the latest technologies of the wine world, a perfect mix that has allowed a Franz Haas to become a symbol Italian abroad. The winery in addition to being one of the pioneers in the cultivation of vines at altitude, is famous for closing the bottle with the screw cap, a complex technique with high costs, which guarantees the customer a wine able to not be altered by cork, with a longer and more stable storage capacity over time. The labels are all presented with an attractive and colorful design, studied and created by the genius Riccardo Schweizer, a great artist Trentino who has collaborated with world famous personalities such as: Picasso, Le Corbusier, Chagall and many others, the very famous Pinot Nero Schweizer, an excellent Red wine that manages to convey all the potential of the territory in the best possible way South Tyrolean. Surely a company structured to fascinate and involve the Wine Lovers more expert and refined, with bottles with a slightly higher cost than average but able to amaze in any situation. In our online wine shop you can buy the best wines from the cellar Franz Haas at a great price.
REGION: TRENTINO ALTO ADIGE
Il Trentino-Alto Adige is a totally mountainous Italian region with an area of more than 14.000 sq. Km. It is made up of two autonomous provinces: Bolzano e Trento. Both have a wine culture of high level, in fact it is one of the main Italian regions in the production of wines. The Trentino-Alto Adige it mainly owes its fame to the geographical position and the very favorable climatic conditions, which extend from Adige Valley up to the flat and hilly areas in the areas of Trento and Bolzano. The coldest grape varieties such as Pinot Noir, Sauvignon e Gewürztraminer reach a very high quality level in the region. Trentino-Alto Adige treats numerous international grapes, but also indigenous vines such as Teroldego, Lagrein e Schiava, which despite not being well known, in recent years have had a very important productive and qualitative development. In our online wine shop you can find wines from the most important grape varieties of the region.