ALOIS LAGEDER is a wine producer in the Alto Adige region of northern Italy. The wines are bottled under the Alto Adige DOC or under the Vigneti delle Dolomiti denomination.

ESTATE VINEYARDS | Around 54 hectares (135 acres) of estate vines which are used for the Tenutae Lageder range.

BIODYNAMIC CERTIFICATION | 2004 First vintage with estate grapes certified Biodynamic by Demeter. / 2018 54 hectares (135 acres) of Demeter-certified Biodynamic grapes producing 19,872 cases out of 87,012 cases in total.

WHITE WINES

BETA DELTA, CHARDONNAY

BETA DELTA, CHARDONNAY-PINOT GRIGIO | 2010 Exists.

CASON BIANCO | Pinot Grigio, Viognier, Chardonnay.

FORRA, MANZONI BIANCO | 2016 Vigneti delle Dolomiti. Lovely saltiness to the fruit at the International Biodynamic Wine Conference, San Francisco 7th May 2018.

GAUN, CHARDONNAY

HABERLE, PINOT BIANCO

LEHEN, SAUVIGNON BLANC

LOWENGANG, CHARDONNAY

PORER, PINOT GRIGIO | 2016 From grapes grown in Magrè. Stony, sandy scree over limestone. Around 230 to 250 metres. 80% ferments in steel, the rest in oak. Very very good structure at the International Biodynamic Wine Conference, San Francisco 7th May 2018.

RED WINES

BETA DELTA, LAGREIN-MERLOT / 2009 Exists.

CASON ROSSO | Merlot, Cabernet.

CONUS, LAGREIN

COR ROMIGBERG, CABERNET

GRAN LAREYN, LAGREIN

KRAFUSS, PINOT NOIR | From estate vines in Appiano. Up to 450 metres. Calcareous, loamy soils. / 2014 Pale in the glass but really intense and refreshing, really super wine at the International Biodynamic Wine Conference, San Francisco 7th May 2018.

LINDENBERG, LAGREIN

LOWENGANG CABERNET

ROMIGBERG, SCHIAVA | Kaltersee DOC.

RAETINELLO, VERNATSCH | Made from Vernatsch (Trolling, or ‘Tirolinger’). 

SANTA MAGDELENER, MORIT | 2010 Vernatsch and Lagrein.

CONTACT

Alois Lageder, Grafengassse 9, I-39040 Magré, Italy / www.aloislageder.eu

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Catalogue to the International Biodynamic Wine Conference, San Francisco 6-7th May 2018.

Oz Clarke, Oz Clarke Wine A-Z (Pavilion, 2015), p152.