Muri-Gries Silvaner is a harmonious and enveloping wine, with a straw yellow color. The olfactory picture is dominated by aromatic herbs, by notes of chamomile and dried hay, fresh field flowers, arnica and dandelion. It enchants the palate with a full, slightly alcoholic structure and with a pleasant level of acidity: overall, an inviting, pleasant sip with a warm aftertaste. Excellent to accompany tasty appetizers, various fish recipes (especially roasted), cooked ham and aged cheeses.
Drinking and storing
Hors d'oeuvres, Piatti di pesce, Prosciutto cotto, Cured cheeses
Buon vino di questa cantina vicino Bolzano legata all'Abbazia di Muri-Gries. Vini più che sufficienti, vicini al buono.
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...