Tasting Notes: Straw yellow in colour with green nuances, a fresh bouquet reminiscent of apple and pear; crisp and zesty on the palate, round, with masses of finesse.
Food Combination: A youthful wine, delicious with hors d'oeuvres, lightly-flavoured starters, pasta, risotto, white meats, vegetarian dishes and fish. Perfect as an aperitive. Serve lightly chilled: 10-12° C.
Grape Variety: 100% Pinot Blanc; old pergola-trained vines and espalier-trellised vines.
Location: Hillside vineyard in the Girlan-Eppan area at altitudes between 450 and 550 metres a.s.l., particularly distinctive for Pinot bianco. Soils are gravely with high calcium carbonate content; cool microclimate with strong contrasts between day and night time temperatures.
Allergic-Info: This wine can contain sulfites
Alcoholic content: 10.00 %
yr. 2019 Wine Enthusiast:
91 of 100 Points.
"Wine Enthusiast" has rated the wine "Colterenzio-Schreckbichl 'Cora' Weissburgunder - Pinot Bianco Alto Adige" the vintage 2019 on 01.07.2020 with 91 of 100 points.
yr. 2018 Wine Enthusiast:
88 of 100 Points.
"Wine Enthusiast" has rated the wine "Colterenzio-Schreckbichl 'Cora' Weissburgunder - Pinot Bianco Alto Adige" the vintage 2018 on 01.08.2019 with 88 of 100 points.
yr. 2017 Wine Enthusiast:
"Wine Enthusiast" has rated the wine "Colterenzio-Schreckbichl 'Cora' Weissburgunder - Pinot Bianco Alto Adige" the vintage 2017 on 01.09.2018 with 88 of 100 points.
The Schreckbichl Winery, also known as Cantina Produttori Colterenzio, is one of the best-known wineries in South Tyrol, a region in the northern part of Italy known for its excellent wine-growing areas. The winery was founded in 1960 by a group of winegrowers and has its headquarters in Schreckbichl, a small village in the municipality of Girlan.
Today, the Schreckbichl Winery is one of the largest cooperatives in South Tyrol and has more than 300 members spread over a total of 650 hectares of vineyards. The winegrowers cooperate closely with each other and share their knowledge to produce first-class wines that reflect the terroir and climate of the region.
The Schreckbichl winery is known for its white wines, which are mainly made the Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Gewürztraminer and Pinot Grigio grape varieties. The vineyards are located at altitudes between 200 and 900 metres above sea level, which gives the wines their unique aroma and structure.
The winery has received numerous awards for its wines over the past decades and is an integral part of the South Tyrolean wine landscape. The Schreckbichl Winery has made it its goal to work in an environmentally friendly and sustainable manner in order to protect nature and the vineyards.
Overall, the Schreckbichl Winery is a major producer of quality wines South Tyrol and a pioneer in sustainability. The winemakers work hard to produce wines that reflect the region's terroir and satisfy the discerning palates of wine lovers worldwide.
Assertive, intense youthful aroma reminiscent of elderflower, acacia blossom and sage.
The freshness and fragrance of this wine, combined with its fine and persistent perlage, make it ideal for all occasions. An aperitif par excellence, it is well suited to accompany vegetable-based first courses, white meats and savoury pies.
The result is an elegant sparkling wine, characterized by a fine perlage. At the nose, you can find notes of green apple, citrus and white flowers. It tastes lean and compact and it leaves the palate clean and refreshed. Valdobbiadene Brut is excellent with fish, fresh cheese and vegetables.
Harmonious, sapid and aromatic fragrance. It is excellent as an aperitif, goes well with starters and particularly with delicately flavoured dishes, most of all fish based ones.