The estate is located in the municipality of Neumarkt (Egna) in the Italian wine-growing region South-Tirol (Region Trentino-Alto Adige ). The traditional company was founded in 1840 by Alois H. Lun. He is considered a pioneer in bottle wine marketing, because from the beginning only bottled wines were marketed. At that time, selected barrel goods were purchased for vinification. In 1976 the company was taken over by the Bracchetti family. Finally, in 1998, he became the owner of the Girlan winery, however, will continue to be run as an independent company. Managing Director is Zeno Staffler, Gerhard Kofler is responsible as cellar master. The vineyards cover 30 hectares of vineyards, which are combined 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 wine varieties Lagrein, Vernatsch ( Schiava Grossa ), Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir ) Cabernet Sauvignon and Rosenmuskateller are planted. The wines are divided into two quality levels, the classic 1840 line and the Sandbichler selection line (strictest selection from the best locations) and mostly as DOC Kalterersee. St. Magdalener and South Tyrol produced.