Sauvignon Blanc Cru Selection


CRU Selection Sauvignon Blanc 2020 detajl vina NY

Wine description

An intense golden colour invites you to discover rich aromas and a well-developed body. Slow ageing in the cask draws out complex notes ranging from sage to paprika, from wild flowers to tobacco and leather: all rounded off in a long aftertaste.

With food

Goes well with delicate first courses, fish and shellfish, seasoned goat cheeses and cream cheese.


Suitable for drinking, with an excellent ageing potential, at least ten years.

    • Grape type:

      Sauvignon Blanc
    • Region:

      Collio – Italy, Brda – Slovenija
    • Vineyards:

      Jordano (SLO), Podgredič (IT)
    • Vineyards age:

      15 - 45 years
    • Vineyards altitude:

      120 - 250 metres above sea level
    • Vineyards exposure:

      Podgredič - east / Jordano - north
    • Soil type:

      Podgredič: clay; Jordano: marl (opoka)
    • Harvest:

      hand-harvested, bunches carefully selected, end of September
    • Vinification:

      4 days of maceration in 5,000 Litre stainless steel tanks. Soft pressure with pneumatic pressure. Fermentation with natural grape yeasts.

    • Maturation:

      15 months in 2,500 Litre conical oak barrels (tino)
    • Maturation in bottle:

      at least 6 months
    • Alcohol:

      13 %
    • Total acidity:

      5,4 g / l
    • Bottle:

      0.75 l
    • Bottling:

      5.733 bottles 0,75 l in February 2021, without cleaning and filtration
    • Serving temperature:

      12 °C

Cru Selection

Cru Selection wines have a very rich colour, an extraordinary beautiful body, which reflects the characteristic mineral note. These non-filtered wines are also extremely persistent.

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