St. Michael Eppan Chardonnay | 2020
Importer Notes: Like many French varieties Chardonnay has also been well suited for the Alpine environment of Alto Adige. Consistently balanced between ripe fruit and savory mineral notes.
Grapes: 100% Chardonnay
Vineyard: Vineyards in Appiano & Caldaro.
Vine Age: 5-30 years
Altitude: 400-500 MASL
Soil: Limestone and moraine debris (ancient glacier melts).
Winemaking: Fermentation and aging in stainless steel. Partial malolactic fermentation.
Tasting Notes: Ripe apple and melon. Fresh, juicy and persistent.
Pairings: Pasta salads & porcini carpaccio.