Gewurztraminer "VIGNA KASTELAZ" DOC Elena Walch

Trentino-Alto Adige
Gewurztraminer "VIGNA KASTELAZ" DOC
2017
Sku: 2513
Until stocks
Q.ty
€ 30.90 € 37.00
Shipping within Monday 17 June, if you order within 10 hours e 20 minutes

Opzione Quantità

2 bottles
€ 61.80
Purchase
-16%
3 bottles
€ 92.70
Purchase
-16%
6 bottles
€ 185.40
Purchase
-16%

Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
92/100
2019
5 Grappoli AIS
2018
2 Bicchieri gambero rosso
2018
Wine Spectator
91/100
2018
Robert Parker
93/100
2018

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
Elena Walch
Region
Trentino-Alto Adige
Wine list:
Gewurztraminer
Denomination:
Gewurztraminer "VIGNA KASTELAZ" DOC
Vintage:
2017
Grapes:
100% Gewürztraminer
Alcohol:
14,00%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Medium-bodied and fragrant
Pairing:
Appetizers steamed fish, Hot appetizers of fish, Aperitif, White Meat, Mussels, Oysters, Sushi-sashimi, fresh cheese, Crustaceans

Descrizione vino

This wine is produced with 100% Gewürztraminer grapes. The vineyard rises in the area of the crü “Vigna Kastelaz”, above the village of Termeno, located 350 meters above the sea level. 7500 plants per hectare trained with guyot method on steeps that reach 63%. Stumps with weak rootstock. The soils are composed by limestone and clay, that are historical element for the growth of Gewürztraminer. 6 hours maceration are followed by soft pressing and static decanting, through the reduction of the temperature. The fermentation is managed in steel at a controlled temperature of 18°C. After that, a long aging on lees.

 

Features of the white wine “Gewürztraminer Vigna Kastelaz DOC”

Intense straw yellow colour. Its perfume expresses all the features of the variety, with its typical sensations of mature yellow fruits that open to wisteria, rose and sweet spices. The taste is dry, savoury and it is characterized by a rare reactivity. It is rich, fresh and balanced, with a beautiful final that tends to be a little bit bitter

 

Recommended food pairings while tasting this Gewürztraminer

Tasty and satisfying. “Kastelaz”by Elena Walch is perfect with thai kitchen, especially with curry dishes. It has to be served at 8°C in a high, tapered wine glass. The alcoholic strength reaches 14,5% Vol.

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