This St. Magdalener pours an intense ruby color. On the nose the wine is velvety and fruity with aromas of ripe cherry, damson, raspberry and bitter chocolate. On the palate, it has a youthful freshness, full and juicy with a clear, soft tannin structure and an inviting and stimulating finish.
95% Vernatsch (Schiava) and 5% Lagrein - South Tyrol DOC.
The grapes for our St. Magdalener (95% Schiava and 5% Lagrein) grow at an altitude of 350 - 450 m on sandy loam gravel soils on south-facing slopes of the Bolzano basin.
Following temperature-controlled fermentation in stainless steel tanks at 26°C for 8 days, the wine is aged in stainless steel.
Best enjoyed slightly chilled with traditional roast beef, savoury dumplings, pizza and pasta dishes.
12 - 14°C.
2 - 3 years.
750 ml - 75 cl - 0.75 liters.
Wine can contain sulphites.
Wine Estate Monastery Cellar Muri-Gries
In 2021 the Benedictines moved Muri in Switzerland to Gries in South Tyrol, where the order took over the Augustinian monastery. In so doing, they inherited a long tradition of wine-growing, which they nurtured in the spirit of a symbiosis of monastery, winery and estate that is still very much in evidence today. The result, in the 21st century, is a range of top-quality wines MURI-GRIES like the Abtei Muri line, which has been produced selected grapes the very best sites since 1989. The MURI-GRIES wine estate comprises 35 hectares of vineyards in excellent locations in and around Bolzano and Appiano. The monastery vineyards offer an outstanding terroir, combining excellent soils with a highly favourable climate.
Colour: ruby red with violet tones Aroma: open and fruity with heart cherries and Mon Chéri pralines, a hint of cinnamon and marzipan Taste: smooth and fruity, well-structured with soft tannins, sophisticated yet invitingly drinkable with the typical lightness of a Vernatsch wine, fruity and long in the finish
the nicest fruits, guaranteed regional origin & hand-picked processing, the fruits matured in the summer sun.
The South Tyrolean farm bacon is a culinary event of the special kind. An exclusivity, only in tiny amounts available, for gourmets oriented to pleasure to whom among other things also is aware of the great importance of an adequate fat portion. The meat comes pigs who are held appropriate to the species on small-structured South Tyrolean farms and are nourished freely of genetic engineering with especially well-chosen feed. The result are the pigs who prove an especially mellow bacon.
BERNARDI bacon - the time to the maturity is esteemed to us
Colour: Elegant, clear, full golden yellow; Nose: Elegantly aromatic and flowery, reminiscent of lychees, and rose petals; Flavour: Elegant and fresh, mellow and mouth-filling, dry on the finish