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Flashcards in Trentino-Alto Adige Deck (12):
1

What is Südtirol?

Alto Adige

2

What is the language of Alto-Adige?

German

3

Name 3 German/Austrian grape varietals produced in Valle Isarco.

Silvaner
Veltliner
Kerner

4

What is Kerner a crossing of?

Schiava Grossa x Riesling

5

What is the predominate grape of Trentino-Alto Adige?

Schiava (Vernatsch)

6

What is Santa Maddelena?

Alto Adige's historically important premier geographical appellation for Schiava varietal wines

7

What is Schiava allowed to be blended with in Casteller DOC? (Trentino)

Merlot and Lambrusco

8

What is Lago di Caldaro?

A DOC shared by Trentino and Alto-Adige similar in style to Santa Maddelena

9

Where is the finest growing area for Lagrein?

Gries
-just outside of Bolzanp
-native to Trentino, but thrives in Alto Adige

10

Where do the best examples of Pinot Nero come from in Trentino-Alto Adige?

Bassa Atesina
-Alto Adige's southernmost growing zone

11

Name a DOC for Teroldego.

Teroldego Rotaliano DOC
-Trentino

12

What is Marzemino?

a genetic progeny of Teroldego and sibling of Lagrein