The Abbazia di Novacella Alto Adige Sylvaner is a white wine from Alto Adige produced by Abbazia di Novacella that contains sylvaner grapes. 4 of 5 points is the average score of this white according to Drinks&Co users.
Technical sheet · Abbazia di Novacella Alto Adige Sylvaner
“I don't know if there are problems with the 2018 vintage, but I thought the colour was a straw-yellow. Perfume of white flowers: jasmine, lilies ....The flavour doesn't go out right away.
A white that pairs well with moussaka.
I drank it with my best friend.”
“Sylvaner is a wine produced from the cellar of Neustift Abbey in South Tyrol. The winery is characterized by a deep-rooted tradition of wine which, according to historical evidence, dates back to the twelfth century, allowing it to consider it as one of the oldest wineries still in business. This secular knowledge means that are employed the most suitable techniques for the production of wine Sylvaner, thus exploiting all the features of the territory. Apparently it comes from the region of Transylvania, as the name suggests, and then being implanted in Italy centuries ago. It is grown in pergola and blooms late and never be plentiful. The production takes place by means of a choice of the best grapes which are then subjected to a very gentle crushing process. The vinification, which occurs through fermentation and maturation, is done in stainless steel tanks in order to maintain the main features unaltered dell'uve. It 'a fresh and mineral product, subtly perfumed and intriguing, with a good body and a good aftertaste. Excellent with soups and pasta dishes of the territory.”
“TASTING NOTES OF Abbazia Di Novacella Alto Adige Sylvaner 2014:
- View: pale yellow.
- Nose: vegetal and smoky aromas, notes alfalfa, citrus and white flowers.
- Mouth: warm and subtle, persistent and with good acidity, fresh and elegant.
APPELLATION: Alto Adige.
VINEYARD: Abbazia di Novacella
GRAPES: 100% Sylvaner.
WINE PAIRING: pasta with white fish, fish stew, steamed seafood.
TEMPERATURE: 10-12 °C
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 13.5%”