VARIETY: 100% Chardonnay
VINEYARD: Meran, Schenna 350-500m
AGE OF WINES: 10-20 years
VINE CULTIVATION: Guyot
HARVEST: End of September
AGING: Alcoholic fermentation in small stainless steel tanks of 40 hl. Then storage on fine yeast for 6 months. Partial malolactic.
VINTNERS COMMENT: This Chardonnay has a vivid stramineous color with greenish glimmer. The bouquet reminds of exotic fruits like banana, pineapple and matura apple. In the mouth it is harmonic, fresh and very soft with a persistent finish
Allergic-Info: This wine can contain sulfites
Alcoholic content: 13.50 %
The Merano Burggräfler Winery is one of the oldest wineries in South Tyrol and was founded in 1901. It is located in the city of Merano in the heart of the Burggrafenamt, a historic region in South Tyrol. Today, the winery is one of the most important wine producers in South Tyrol and has earned an excellent reputation for the quality of its wines.
The Burggräfler Winery owns more than 380 hectares of vineyards located on the slopes of the Burggrafenamt. The vineyards range in altitude 250 to 850 metres above sea level and offer a variety of soil types, slate to limestone to porous dolomite rock. The winery works closely with the winegrowers of the region and focuses on sustainable vineyard management.
The product range of the Burggräfler Winery in Merano includes a wide range of wines, classic grape varieties such as Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio and Pinot Nero to autochthonous grape varieties such as Lagrein and Vernatsch. Particularly noteworthy is the Merano Pinot Nero, which is considered one of the best Pinot Noir in Italy and has won several awards. The wines of the winery are characterised by their freshness, elegance and complexity and reflect the terroir of the Burggrafenamt.
The Burggräfler Winery in Merano is proud to present its wines all over the world and has established an international distribution network. The winery relies on modern cellar technology and works closely with renowned wine experts to continuously improve the quality of its wines.
Overall, the Burggräfler Winery in Merano is an outstanding wine producer in South Tyrol, known for its high-quality wines and passion for viticulture. The winery has successfully established itself on the national and international market and is an important ambassador for the wine culture of South Tyrol.
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