The down-to-earth ones among our South Tyrolean wines: Terra

Terra – the down to earth ones
Deeply attached to the land, well-known and yet a pleasure time and time again. These wines have a real piece of home in them. They are the solid basis of a greater whole, they are permanent fixtures in any wine rack. A wealth of flavours fuse with each other in these bottles, which all have one thing in common: they are South Tyrolean.

Chardonnay

Chardonnay

South Tyrolean Chardonnay DOC
Wine growing area: The vines for this Chardonnay are cultivated on traditional pergola and trellis systems (Guyot) in the Lowlands and Upper Etsch Valley. At an altitude of 400 – 450 metres, the vines thrive in lime gravel soils on the sunny southeast vineyards.
Vinification: Once the grapes have been brought to the winery, they are gently pressed and fermented at a controlled temperature of 20°C. The wine is then aged in a stainless steel tank on the lees until bottling.
Harvest and Yield: The Chardonnay grape harvest begins mid to late September. From the handpicked grapes, a yield of 65 hectolitres of wine per hectare is produced.
Reccomended with:: This white wine is ideal as an aperitif and goes beautifully with many starters, fish dishes and white meats.
Content: 0,75 l

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