Alto Adige Riesling Berg 2017 Niedrist white wine
Variety Riesling 100%
Grapes that compose Alto Adige Riesling Berg 2017 Niedrist white wine come from the Untersteiner vineyard located in the Monte hamlet of the municipality of Appiano. Exposure of the vineyard is in the East and altitude varies from 500 to 600 meters s.l.m.
Being at the foot of the Mendola Massif, the terrain is largely of dolomite origin, so the soil is calcareous.
Training system is espalier with Guyot pruning. The densyty is 6,000-7,000 plants per hectare.
Plants are the fruit of the clonal and massal selection, and the age of the vineyard is 14 years.
The yield is 45-50 hectoliters per hectare
After harvesting, manually carried out the alcoholic fermentation takes place in steel for about 20 days at 19-20 ° C, with the use of selected yeasts in the farm. It does not undergo malolactic transformation, and refines in the same steel containers. Stabilization is carried out with the winter cold and light filtration before bottling.
South Tyrol Riesling Berg 2017 Niedrist
Pale straw yellow color.
The nose has clear aromas of citrus, in particular cedar, lemon and orange. Then we have apple and white peach. Also ideas of delicate and gentle flowers. Overall, the aromas are classic, perfectly indicative of the variety from which they come. The quality is very refined.
On the palate it is beautifully dominated by hardness, with a vivid and pervasive acidity. The minerality follows a short distance, giving exceptional drinkability to the sip. A slight residual sugar brings the balance to balance. Very pleasant all the parts, for a wine that has great ability to evolve over time. In the retro olfation aromas of citrus and flowers come.