Erste & Neue Leuchtenburg Kalterersee Classico Superiore 2012, Dop Südtirol Alto Adige

Red Blend Red Blend
Alto Adige, Italy

$19.95 (373134)

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June 21, 2014

Critic Reviews (2)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Fresh and original, this northern Italian beauty is certainly a departure from your everyday red. Made from the local...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

An intriguing wine worth a detour for something different I'd say, made from the local vernatsch variety (aka...

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Community Reviews (1)

Evan Keaschuk
Evan Keaschuk

This is definitely a bit of an oddball for most consumers, but it's something that should be searched out. Pale ruby in the glass, the nose bursts with cherry, cranberry, raspberry and black pepper notes. On the palate, it's light-bodied with light tannins and medium acidity. It's incredibly refreshing, quite complex, and has a reasonably long finish. Plus, it's a conversation starter at the dinner table. What's not to like about it? Tasted September 2014

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