St. Michael Eppan Pinot Grigio ‘Fallwind’ | 2021
Importer Notes: Not all Pinot Grigio is created equal. High elevation and partial barrel aging contribute to the depth here.
Grapes: 100% Pinot Grigio (Grauburgunder)
Vineyard: Vineyards around Appiano.
Vine Age: 10-30 years
Soil: Limestone, gravel & moraine debris.
Winemaking: 80% fermented and aged in stainless steel 20% in Slavonian oak. Blended in March. Partial malolactic fermentation.
Tasting Notes: Aromas of ripe pear and honeydew, creamy mouthfeel.
Pairings: Fish stew, chicken breast and veal.
Critical Acclaim: JS | 90