Wine Elena Walch, Gewurztraminer "Kastelaz", Alto Adige DOC 2009
Gewurztraminer Kastelats Alto Adige DOC 2009 has a soft, velvety texture, fresh acidity and a surprisingly long finish, demonstrating the fruit and floral tones. Multilayer taste disclosed tones lychee, grapefruit peel, tropical fruits, herbs and flowers.
Bright aroma captivates tones of roses, lychees and Mediterranean spices.
The wine is perfect as an aperitif and a good complement the dishes of fish, chicken, clams, lobster, cheesecakes, as well as Japanese, Indian and Turkish cuisine. Perfect Match - blue cheeses.
Try Gewurztraminer Kastelats South Tyrol in 2009 - one of the fine wines from Elena Walch, which will charm you with surprisingly powerful and at the same time mild flavor, filled with notes of exotic fruits and flowers. Created using only the finest wine Gewurztraminer berries grown on the steep southern slopes of the town Kastelats at 400 m above sea level. Due to the fact that the soil of the vineyard consists of clay and chalk, Gewurztraminer gets here unique fruity floral nuances in flavor and aroma, which are preserved as much as possible in the production. This is facilitated by the fact that the fermentation and aging of wine is carried out in neutral containers at a temperature of 20 ° C. Before the release of Gewurztraminer Kastelats another 6 months developing in bottles.
Elena Walch The company was founded in 1985 and is one of the youngest in the region of Alto Adige. Elena Walch, being an architect, first became involved in winemaking after meeting with her husband Werner Walch, who is a representative of one of the oldest wine producing dynasties. However, unlike her husband, she has a more modern approach to winemaking and sees his task in the creation of high-quality, modern wines - strong, deep and complex. The first thing that made Elena after the acquisition of two magnificent estates of Castel Ringberg and Kastelats - it revolutionized the vineyards. Here, on the steep southern slopes of Tramin, new vines were planted by local and international grape varieties that give very low, but high yields. Tied with vines Guyot system, so the vines can be planted more densely, and wineries are equipped with the most modern equipment.
Elena Walch wines differ bright personality: white wines are created in the style of "Old World", they dominate fruit tones and natural flavors of grapes and red, despite its depth and complexity, are not even a hint of aggressive tannins that are so spoil the fun from classic Italian wines. Just 25 years old Elena Walch wines in a world market and immediately gained recognition not only among the general public, but also in the professional community, indicating that the real skill of their creator, awarded the title of Donna del Vino.