THE PRODUCER : Cantina Terlano
Region: Trentino South-Tyrol
Denomination: Alto Adige Terlano DOC
Grape-variety: Sauvignon Blanc 100%
Alcohol: 13.5 %
Aging: Slow fermentation at a controlled temperature in stainless steel tanks, aging on the lees partly in stainless steel tanks (80%) and partly in big wooden barrels (20%) for 5-7 months; blending one month before bottling.
Color: Intensive straw yellow with a delicate green shimmer.
Nose: Ripe fruit aromas of apricot, mandarin and passion fruit mingle with elements of elderberry, nettle and mint.
Taste: The fruitiness continues on the palate in combination with a fine acidity. The wine scores with a good structure and a minerally but at the same time aromatic finish.