Thomas Niedermayr “04” Bronner 2018

Appellation: Vigneti delle Dolomiti IGT

Parent Grapes: Merzling x GM 6493 

Merzling – Pinot Gris, Riesling, Seyve-Villard

GM 6493 – Saperavi severnyi & Muscat Ottonel

Tasting Notes: On the nose, Mediterranean herbs and freshly cut Alpine hay. On the palate are notes of white pepper and cooking herbs which accompany its savory and complex texture.

Food Pairing: Grilled swordfish, scampi, mature cheeses.

Vineyard: The vines for this wine are organically farmed. The vineyard is located in Eppan, South Tyrol, between 900 and 1300 feet above sea level. The soils are loamy, calcareous and deep with a high amount of white dolomite rock.

Harvest: Gently handpicked.

Vinification: Spontaneous fermentation with one day maceration. Fermented in stainless steel for three and a half months, then four months in neutral wood barrels and another 4 months in stainless steel. 

ABV: 13.5% by Vol.