This flagship red from Franz Haas is taken from the best grapes available and aged in oak for 15 months, followed by a year in bottle before release. It is spicy with precise black cherries, red fruits and a savoury finish.
The Haas family has been growing grapes in Montagna in the province of Bolzano in the Alto Adige for generations. However, it is only with Franz, the current proprietor, that they have begun to produce and bottle quality wines. Franz studied at Geisenheim before working as a broker of Italian wines into the German market. After several years, he took over the running of the family business. Franz Haas goes to tremendous lengths to grow good grapes and then strives to preserve the flavours of the fruit during winemaking. As a result, the wines that he produces are infused with great character and show a rare purity and balance on the palate.
|Region||Trentino Alto Adige|
|Appellation||Alto Adige DOC|