Albert Mathier

Cornalin AOC de Salquenen

Cornalin is one of the oldest Valais grape varieties to be found exclusively in Valais.

Name: Cornalin AOC (Appellation d'origine contrôlée Valais, Valais Controlled Designation of Origin).
Colour: red
Production area: Valais, Salgesch municipality, Gomarting and Schampichtru
Grape variety: Cornalin (old Landroter)
Origin: One of the oldest grape varieties in the Valais. It can only be found in Valais and is considered the autochthonous variety of Valais.
Vinification: Traditional must fermentation according to the quality standards of the Albert Mathier and Sons family.
Expansion: steel tank expansion
Alcohol content: 13.5 % vol.
Drinking temperature: 15-17 °C
Food: This wine is recommended with: meat, game and old Valais cheese.