IT-NOV-01-20

Pinot Grigio, Abbazia di Novacella

Pinot Grigio, Abbazia di Novacella
  • 100% Ruländer (Pinot Gris)
  • Permeable moraine deposits composed of mica schist, para gneiss and quartzite
  • 600-750 meters in elevation
  • South, south-east, south-west orientation
  • 3/4 of the wine fermented and stored in stainless steel tanks and 1/4 fermented in 30 hectolitre oak casks using natural yeasts
  • 5,000 cases produced annually
Producer:
Vintage:
2020
Country:
Italy
Region:
Trentino/Alto Adige
Appellation:
Alto Adige DOC
Variety:
Pinot Gris/Grigio
Color:
White
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic

Press & Reviews

James Suckling

Score:
92
Date:
2021-05-13

Wine & Spirits

Score:
91
Date:
2020-05-20
Review:
Brisk acidity washes this wine’s flavors of lime and crisp apple across the palate like mountain spring water. Notes of lemongrass add dimension to the cool fruit tones, and a chalky texture knits the flavors together in a focused frame.