Soil type: Eocene flysch, marl and sandstone
Location: Debeli rtič, Purissima – Eocene flysch, marl and sandstone
Price: 24.50 €
Grape harvest: by hand, early October
Winemaking: Ripe grapes are carefully destemmed and macerated for 15 days. After malolactic fermentation the wine is left to mature in a mixture of new and old barrique barrels for at least 3 years.
Aging potential: 10 years
Colour: Very intense ruby with pomegranate edge
Aroma: Intense notes of ripe dark fruit, bilberry jam, vanilla, dark chocolate and juniper berries, with a delightful aroma of wood.
Taste: Rich and complex aromas of ripe bilberry, kirsch-soaked cherries, dark chocolate and herbs. A sophisticated note of wood frames a lingering finish supported by velvety tannins.
Food and wine pairing recommendation: Pairs well with beef, pork and game, as well as spicy sauces and semi-cured cheese.
Opportunities: Lunch with friends, Socializing, Gift, Romantic dinner, Celebration
Serving temperature: 16–18 °C