Lagrein wine is the most important premium red wine of Alto Adige. It’s famous for its deep ruby colour, as the grape has the Italy’s highest level of anthocyanins – a specific type of tannins responsible for the red-blue hue. In German, red Lagrein is called “dunkel” (dark).
What does Lagrein wine taste like?
It’s full-bodied, mellow, deep and dark. Lagrein wine is packed with flavours of dark berry fruits, violets flower, chocolate and spices. It’s high in tannins and acidity.