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Istituto Agrario di San Michele all'Adige
Pinot Bianco Trentino DOC

An extension of the renowned institute, the winery of San Michele is located in what was once an Augustan monastery in the 12th century. Expanded over the course of the last 20 years, the winery today features modern enological technology that is dedicated to the production of indigenous varietals like Lagrein that represent the unique history of winemaking in Trentino.

Owner: Province of Trento
Website: www.iasma.it
Winemaker: Enrico Paternoster
Type: White wine
Varietals: 100% Pinot Bianco

Vineyard Location: San Donà
Orientation: South
Trellising: Simple pergola
Soil: Calcareous matrix, sandy loam and balanced presence of organic nutrients

Fermentation 70% in stainless steel tanks and 30% in barrique for 10 days at 18°C

Aging Process
6 months on the lees. 2 months in the bottle before the release

Tasting Notes
Color: Straw yellow with green hues
Bouquet: Intense and elegant nose with hints of citrus fruits, white peach, white flowers and sage
Flavor: On the palate it is well-balanced with a pleasant acidity and minerality, confirming the aromas perceived on the nose
Pairings: Ideal with appetizers, light first courses, and freshwater fish

Alcohol Content: 13%
Serving Temperature: 50°F
Production: 10,000 bottles