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STEINRAFFLER Lagrein Riserva 2008

Wine Details
Vintage 2008
Wine Red
Status DOC, inc VAT
Case £316.20
Bottle £26.35

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Tenuta J. Hofstatter, Trentino - Alto Adige

Inky, smoky, ash almost, graphite, like an iron grate on the nose.  Cherry and tobacco on the palate with chalky bite and a peppery, herbaceous finish.  A fireside wine  - bitter chocolate and black tea.
‘Lagrein Steinrafler, the first top-flight wine from this grape to be made outside of Gries near Bolzano'
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The Tenuta J. Hofstatter estate

As well as being home to one of Italy's finest Gerwurztraminer (tre-bicchiere award-winning Cru Kolbenhof) and to date its most exciting and complex offering of Lagrein (Steinraffler Riserva), Martin Foradori's stunningly-situated South Tyrol Estate is best known for making one of Europe's most prestigious Pinot Noirs south of Volnay - Vigna S. Urbano, from its famous Barthenau vineyard. 
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