Muri-Gries Lagrein Kretzer is a beautiful bright light cherry color wine. The nose reveals an exuberant fruity bouquet with clear aromas of cherry, raspberry and red currant, mixed in a fresh and sweet mix. In the mouth it shows a full structure, pleasantly delicate acidity, pleasant freshness. Juicy and young wine, ready to drink: a rosé with red wine character, with a long and fresh aftertaste. On the table it goes well with cured meats (speck, mortadella), pasta, rice, pizza, light fish recipes (shrimp cocktail) and many typical dishes of South Tyrolean cuisine.
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The role of convents and abbeys was crucial in fomenting the production of European wine during the darkest years of the Middle Ages. The holding of mass and religious services saved thousands of hectares of vineyards and perpetuated centuries of tradition which otherwise would have been lost. Some of these monasteries have survived to the present day and safeguard the history of wine in relation to its holy and ceremonial side, yet in a sincere and beneficial way too. The South...