Growing in the best-known Vernatsch area on the outskirts of Bozen, our St. Magdalener features aromas of cherry, red berries and lightly toasted almond. The powerful fruity bouquet, elegant structure, freshness and fine-grained tannins characterize this local hero. It accompanies flavorful South Tyrolean dishes, game, rabbit and braised meats brilliantly.
Grape: Vernatsch (Schiava)
Vineyard: St. Magdalena
Ground: Porphyry gravel
Aged: in6 months big oak barrel
Serving temperature: 14-16 °C
Allergic-Info: This wine can contain sulfites
yr. 2013 Wine Enthusiast:
88 of 100 Points.
"Wine Enthusiast" has rated the wine "Kellerei Nals Margreid St. Magdalener Rieser Classico Sudtirol - Alto Adige, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy" the vintage 2013 on 06.01.2015 with 88 of 100 points.
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