Wine Tenuta Kofererhof, Sylvaner, Valle Isarco DOC, 2012
Reviews of purchase Tenuta Kofererhof, Sylvaner, Valle Isarco DOC, 2012
Straw yellow with greenish reflections.
The wine has a well-balanced, fresh, soft, rich flavor with a hint of savory, mineral and fruit.
Fresh aroma of the wine combines bright colors of fruits and flowers.
Wine can be used as an accompaniment to seafood, grilled fish, fish dishes at a variety of sauces. It is served with rice with vegetables, pasta, salami, ham, pizza and goat cheese. The wine goes well with meats, salads and vegetarian dishes.
Tenuta Kёfererhof belonging to the family Kershbaumer - a small estate that "every year more and more reserves the glory of stunning wine producer," wrote the authoritative magazine "The Wine Advocate".
For eight centuries the estate, located in the valley Isarco (region Trentino-Alto-Adige), in northern Italy, went through numerous owners. Owning the estate since 1940, own wine bottlers family Kershbaumer start only in 1995, having earned over the years a reputation for superb Pinot Grigio, Sylvaner, Kerner and Muller-Thurgau. Vineyards economy, occupying only 5.5 hectares, located at the foot of the Dolomites, at an altitude of about 800 meters above sea level. For this height has a high difference between daytime and nighttime temperatures, allowing for tightly planted vines born grapes for stunningly fragrant, rich and well-balanced wines. Harvested by hand.
The current owner - Gunther Kershbaumer - "a very talented young man. He makes some of the best white wines in Italy" (International Wine Cellar, March / April 2008)