The winery is located in the municipality of Neumarkt (Egna) in the Italian wine-growing region South-Tirol (Region Trentino-Alto Adige ). The traditional business was founded in 1840 by Alois H. Lun. He is considered a pioneer of bottle wine marketing, because from the beginning exclusively bottled wines were marketed. At that time selected barrels were bought for the vinification. In 1976, the company was taken over by the Bracchetti family. Finally, in 1998 he took possession of the Winery Girlan, but will continue to run as a stand-alone business. The managing director is Zeno Staffler, the cellar master is Gerhard Kofler. The vineyards cover 30 hectares of vineyards, with the white varieties Pinot Blanc ( Pinot Blanc ) Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio ( Pinot Gris ) Riesling. Gewurztraminer. Goldmuskateller. Müller-Thurgau and Sauvignon Blanc, as well as with the red wines Lagrein, Vernatsch ( Schiava Grossa ), Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir ) Cabernet Sauvignon and Rosenmuskateller are planted. The wines are divided into two quality levels, the classic line 1840, as well as the selection line Sandbichler (strictest selection from best locations) and mostly as DOC Kalterersee. St. Magdalener and South Tyrol produced.