Owner: Huber family
Winemaker: Andreas Huber
Type: White wine
Varietals: 100% Riesling
Vineyard Location: Novacella - Valle Isarco
Elevation: 620 m a.s.l.
Vines Planted: 2002- 2008
Vines/Acre: 7,700 Ha
Soil: Sandy and gravelly soil
Fermentation in stainless steel tanks.
The wine is left to refine on noble lees for 8 months, 80% in stainless steel tanks and 20% in French oak barrels of 20 Hl. Additional two months after bottling.
Color: Bright straw yellow with greenish reflections.
Bouquet: The nose shows an elegant structure characterized by an extremely fine fruitiness with scents of peach, pear and lemon flavors. There’s a very strong mineral component together with the white pepper note that is typical of Valle Isarco Rieslings.
Flavor: Rich, well balanced sip with a long pleasant mineral aftertaste.
Pairings: Excellent with oysters, other shellfish, Asian dishes, appetizers.
Alcohol Content: 13 % vol
Residual Sugar: 7.5 g/L
Serving Temperature: 11-13 °C
Production: 12,000 bottles