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The 4 Wines You Must Know: Alto Adige

Pinot Grigio, Gewürztraminer, Schiava, and Lagrein! We collaborated with Alto Adige wines to give y'all a free guide – see it here:

  • 00:30 - Introduction to Alto Adige
  • 01:38 - Elena Walch Vigna Castel Ringberg Pinot Grigio 2019
  • 04:10 - Tramin Nussbaumer Gewurztraminer 2019
  • 05:58 - Erste Neue Kalterersee 2019
  • 07:28 - Terlan Gries Riserva Lagrein 2017
  • 09:13 - Wrap Up

Wines Mentioned

Kalterersee Classico Superiore


2019 Kalterersee Classico Superiore

Lago di Caldaro | Trentino-Alto Adige

Glides over the palate, smooth and harmonious. Aftertaste low in tannins.

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Pinot Grigio Vigna "Castel Ringberg"

Elena Walch

2019 Pinot Grigio Vigna "Castel Ringberg"

Alto Adige | Trentino-Alto Adige

Structure and elegance, power and harmony dominate the palate, combined with creamy fullness and density. A single vineyard Pinot Grigio with a lot of character!

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NUSSBAUMER Gewürztraminer

Cantina Tramin

2019 NUSSBAUMER Gewürztraminer

Alto Adige | Trentino-Alto Adige

Nussbaumer is Italy’s most awarded Gewürztraminer. A wine where the elegance and spicy aromatics of this ancient variety find their maximum expression.

Deep aroma, rich in body and extract, but with a fine, spicy juiciness and salty minerality that becomes more and more apparent with age; Almost infinitely long in the finish.

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Gries Lagrein Riserva

Cantina Terlano

2017 Gries Lagrein Riserva

Alto Adige | Trentino-Alto Adige

The alluvial soils in the Bolzano suburb of Gries are ideal for the indigenous red Lagrein wine, which is mentioned in a historical document dated 1379. Our Lagrein Gries is impressive for its fruity berry aromas as well as for its noble spicy notes and juicy balanced body.

These spicy and yet velvety fruit notes also intrigue the palate, where this Lagrein Riserva presents itself with multilayered opulence and great complexity.

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