Overview of the news

Reports about the winery in magazines and wine guides, side glances at events, references to special wine awards, people on the road at the winery, we on the move with customers, partners and friends ...

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Vitae 2022 - Le Quattro Viti Ais

Two times QUATTRO VITI: the Oberberg 2019 and the Merlot Riserva Vigna Kressfeld 2017 belong to the top of Italy according the sommelier association AIS - Associazione Italiana Sommeliers. On Tuesday, 7th December 2021 the wines were awarded and the new VITAE guide 2022 was presented. We are very happy about it.

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Falstaff 2021/2022

Two times 94 points: the Aichberg 2019 and the Merlot Riserva Vigna Kressfeld 2017 belong to the top of South Tyrol and then four times 93 points for the Oberberg 2019 and the three Staffes brothers: Merlot Riserva, Cabernet Riserva and Lagrein Riserva. We say thank you and are happy about this great result.

 

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Gault Millau 2021/2022

Indulgence Guide South Tyrol

We are very proud to be referred to as an international top and that by Gault Millau in the first South Tyrolean indulgence guide.

"Florian Brigl's goal was to create a South Tyrolean Super Merlot with the" Riserva Kressfeld ", a kind of South Tyrolean Pomerol, which the Kornellhof serves as a figurehead. And he succeeded."

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Gentleman 2021

Gentleman - Top 50 White Wines of Italy

Gentleman magazine in the April 2021 edition published the top 50 Italian white wines and we are there too with our Sauvignon Blanc Oberberg 2018. What a joy.

The ranking of Gentleman was obtained by unifying and adding the votes of the 2021 guides of Gambero Rosso (Vini d'Italia, GR in the table), Veronelli (I vini di Veronelli), Italian Sommelier Association (Vitae), Italian Sommelier Foundation (Bibenda) , Daniele Cernilli (Essential Guide to Italian Wines) and Luca Maroni (Yearbook of the best Italian wines).

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Awards 2020/2021

Following a list with all our awards 2020/2021.

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Luca Maroni 2021

Annuario dei Migliori Vini Italiani

At the "Annuario dei Migliori Vini Italiani 2021" we were awarded by Luca Maroni with our Cabernet Sauvignon Riserva Staffes 2016 with 96 points as the third best red wine of Italy.


 
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Gambero Rosso - La guida vini 2021

3 glasses

The Gambero Rosso wine guide “I Vini d’Italia 2021” was presented on October 18, 2020 in Rome. On this occasion, the 3 glasses were also awarded to the producers. We are very glad about the award of the 3 glasses for our Merlot Riserva Vigna Kressfeld 2016.

 

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Doctor Wine 2021

Best Italian Wines

Daniele Cernilli from Doctor Wine awarded our Merlot Riserva Vigna Kressfeld 2016 with 95 points in the 2021 edition. We are honoured about this award.

 

 

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Falstaff Wineguide 2020

Best Alto Adige Wines

Falstaff awarded our Merlot Riserva Vigna Kressfeld 2016 with 95 points. Do not miss their wonderful description of our top single-vineyard wine:

Rich, twinkling ruby ​​garnet. Compact nose with intense fruit; blackberries, fresh plums and forest raspberries, with hints of tobacco. Substantial and firm in approach and along the time, a lot of precise, well-integrated tannins, salty and profound, that ends on ripe berry fruit and spices.

 

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Robert Parker 2020

Wine Advocate

The renowned Robert Parker awarded our Sauvignon Blanc Oberberg 2018 with 93+ points.

A wonderful excerpt from the evaluation: "(...) beautiful wine and a very special treat for lovers of Sauvignon Blanc. (...) one of the most varietally pure expressions I tasted in this vintage. The bouquet bursts open with electric intensity to show tropical fruit, white peach, passion fruit and green herb. Delicate mineral tones also appear, and the wine ends with nicely balanced acidity."

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Gambero Rosso - La guida vini 2020

3 glasses

The wine guide “I Vini d’Italia 2020” from Gambero Rosso was presented on October 27, 2019 in Rome. During this event, the 3 glasses were also awarded to the producers. We are very happy about the award of the 3 glasses for our Lagrein Riserva Staffes 2016.

 

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