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
Alcoholic content: 11.50 %
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" from the vintage 2013 on 06.01.2015 with 88 of 100 points.
Characteristics: - colour: ruby red - smell: fruity and flowery with a scent of cherries and violets - taste: velvety, harmonious, juicy, fresh, mild acidity, soft and supple tannins with a soft, rounded finis.
Color: Brilliant ruby red. Aroma: Floral notes of violets and roses; fruity whiff of bing cherries and raspberries, typical hints of bitter almond and marzipan. Flavor: Velvety and full, lingering.