Alois Lageder Tenutae Lageder Lowengang Chardonnay 2015 750ml
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Alois Lageder Tenutae Lageder Lowengang Chardonnay 2015

Trento - Trentino/Alto Adige - Italy

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Rated 93 by Wine Advocate
This is one of Italy's top-shelf Chardonnays. The Alois Lageder 2015 Alto Adige Chardonnay Löwengang is a certified Demeter (organic and biodynamic) wine that prizes purity above all else. The emphasis here is also squarely on elegance and texture. Stone fruit, yellow rose, honey and sweet almond reach optimal integration. The wine is aged on the lees in barrique for approximately 11 months. Some 49,300 bottles were produced. The 13.5% alcohol is well balanced, but it does add power and momentum to the finish.

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Region: Trentino/Alto Adige

As the name suggests, the northern Italian wine region of Trentino-Alto Adige is made up of two separate areas, with Trento in the south, and the Adige river in the north. There are few parts of Italy quite as alluring for wine fans as Trentino-Alto Adige, as this is an area in which Italian wines become really quite unique and surprising. As the region is nestled in the foothills of the Italian Alps, it is quite a long way from the sun drenched islands of the south, or the rolling hillsides of central Italy. Indeed, the wines of Trentino-Alto Adige are packed full of fresh, vibrant alpine flavors and aromas, and are as influenced by the Germanic styles of wine making as they are influenced by those of the Italians, making the wines of this region really quite unusual, and utterly captivating. Wineries in Trentino-Alto Adige use both native and imported grape varietals for their wines, and they are generally considered to be amongst the finest in Italy.

Country: Italy

There are few countries in the world with a viticultural history as long or as illustrious as that claimed by Italy. Grapes were first being grown and cultivated on Italian soil several thousand years ago by the Greeks and the Pheonicians, who named Italy 'Oenotria' – the land of wines – so impressed were they with the climate and the suitability of the soil for wine production. Of course, it was the rise of the Roman Empire which had the most lasting influence on wine production in Italy, and their influence can still be felt today, as much of the riches of the empire came about through their enthusiasm for producing wines and exporting it to neighbouring countries. Since those times, a vast amount of Italian land has remained primarily for vine cultivation, and thousands of wineries can be found throughout the entire length and breadth of this beautiful country, drenched in Mediterranean sunshine and benefiting from the excellent fertile soils found there. Italy remains very much a 'land of wines', and one could not imagine this country, its landscape and culture, without it.