Wine San Michele-Appiano, Riesling "Montiggl", Alto Adige DOC, 2011
Wine crystal clear straw color.
The wine has good structure, expressive acidity and aristocratic character. Elegant, dry, harmonious, lively taste of wine is woven shades of white fruit and mineral nuances.
Elegant, rich and multifaceted flavor of the wine reveals notes of white peach, subtle shades of colors, pineapple, lime, grapefruit, banana, herbs and lemon zest.
The wine goes well with many dishes - fish, white meat, cheeses, salads, is an excellent aperitif.
Nice white wine Riesling "Montiggl" is considered one of the best and most outstanding wines in the world. It is created from grapes Riesling grown in vineyards near Lake Monticcolo, located at an altitude of 400 meters above sea level. This area is dominated by gravel soil. Wine is characterized by a clear yellow-green color, intense aroma, which is filled with tones of fresh peaches. It fascinates with its elegant and dry flavor with fine acidity and a clean living fullness. Riesling vinification "Monteagle" involves fermentation at low temperatures in stainless steel tanks.
Winery San Michele-Appiano was founded in 1907 and eventually became one of the largest and most successful wine houses of South Tyrol, and then Italy. Today Appiano wine are synonymous with the highest quality, which is a credit to the chief enologist economy - Hans Tertsera. It was he who every year brings new nuances in the formulation and methods of wine production, bringing them to perfection. The company with great attention is exploring the potential of vineyards, selecting varieties according to soil composition, lighting, and many other factors. And most importantly - use biodynamic methods of cultivation of vines, making the company's products are sustainable.
Today, a century vaulted cellars of the winery San Michele Appiano offer a wide selection of top-class white and red wines, among which you can find both the time-tested classic wines and new items that are sold in more than 30 countries around the world.