Tag Archives: South Tyrol

2011 Tenute Loacker – Raetinello – IGT Alto Adige

Recently I tried another wine from Tenute Loacker, which to frequent readers will be no stranger. A while ago I stumbled over a bottle of 2011 Raetinello  – a young red wine from Loacker’s Schwarhof estate in South Tyrol. Raetinello is produced with 100% Schiava grapes. Schiava is an autochthonous grape from South Tyrol. Since in

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Wine Guide: Trentino-Alto Adige

Trentino-Alto Adige consists of the two autonomous regions Trentino and South Tyrol (Alto Adige in Italian, Südtirol in German). It’s the only Italian region where German is next to Italian the official language. The capital of the region is Trento. Trentino-Alto Adige is located in north-east Italy. Wine making has long history in Trentino-Alto Adige.

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2005 Tenute Loacker – Chrysanta – Alto Adige DOC

Chrysanta – A Moscato Giallo from South Tyrol Today I have another wine review from Tenute Loacker for you. This time it’s an organic wine from their South Tyrolean Schwarhof estate. For information on the winery I recommend my Tenute Loacker winery review. Chrysanta is a sweet wine produced with 100% Moscato Giallo grapes. All

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2009 Tenute Loacker – Gran Lareyn Lagrein – Alto Adige DOC

Has been some time since my last Tenute Loacker review. I need more days per week to try all these wines that I want to try.. This time it’s a wine from their South Tyrolean Schwarhof estate. Namely a 2009 vintage Gran Lareyn Lagrein. A red wine classified as Alto Adige DOC. The name of

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