St. Michael Eppan Riesling ‘Montiggl’ | 2020
Importer Notes: German in origin, but well suited for the cool sunny climate around Lake Monticolo (Montiggl) in Alto Adige.
Grapes: 100% Riesling
Vineyard: Vineyards around Lake Monticolo (Montiggl)
Vine Age: 5-20 years
Altitude: 480-700 MASL
Soil: Porphyry (volcanic origin with iron & quartz).
Winemaking: Fermentation and aging in stainless steel. Five months on the lees. Residual sugar = 5.7g/l.
Tasting Notes: Intense aromas of fresh peach and apricot. Dry, mineral finish.
Pairings: White fish, Asian and Indian cuisine.