Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Refosco
Soil type: Eocene flysch, marl and sandstone
Location: Debeli rtič, Hrvatini, Purissima Kortina and Labor – Eocene flysch, marl and sandstone
Price: 8.99 €
Grape harvest: by hand, late September and early October
Winemaking: Grapes are macerated at a temperature of 25-29°C for 12-16 days. The wine is aged in large oak barrels and barrique barrels for at least 24 months.
Aging potential: 5–8 years
Colour: Intense ruby
Aroma: Exceptionally complex, with scents of ripe dark berries, sour cherry, kirsch-soaked cherries, undergrowth, leather, liquorice, earth, dried mint and Mediterranean herbs.
Taste: Rich and full on the palate. Tannins harbour a great potential for longterm aging in the bottle. The pleasant ripe fruitiness of the Refosco variety makes the wine balanced and elegant.
Food and wine pairing recommendation: Pairs well with red meat, goat and sheep, rabbit, game and truffle dishes.
Opportunities: Lunch with friends, Socializing, Gift, Romantic dinner
Serving temperature: 16–18 °C