Sanct Valentin Sauvignon St Michael Eppan DOC Alto Adige
Awarded Gambero Rosso's highest rating of Tre Bicchieri for an incredible 17 years in succession! Gambero Rosso also voted Hans Terzer as one of the Top 10 Winemakers in the world.
This is the flagship wine from this prestigious estate, regarded as the best Sauvignon Blanc in all Italy.
Please note presentation for this 2016 has changed to a wider, squatter bottle.
Country and Region: Italy,Alto Adige
Classification: DOC Alto Adige
Producer: San Michele Appiano
Wine Style: White
Grape Varieties : Sauvignon Blanc
Vinification: The Sauvignon grapes are hand harvested from vineyards located in the Mendel Massif. On arrival at the winery, 90% of the grapes are fermented in stainless steel tanks and is then aged on it's 'lees' until the end of April. The remaining 10% is fermented and aged in wood before final blending and bottling.
|Location||Alto Adige, Italy|
|Winery||St Michael Eppan|
|Winery status||Unique co-op of tiny growers|
|Style||Crisp, fruit driven, dry finish|
|Sulphite level||Medium Low|