Sauvignon Blanc Cru Selection

2007

Sauvignon Blanc Cru Selection 2017 Detajl

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.

Aging

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

    • Grape type:

      sauvignon blanc
    • Region:

      Collio – Italy, Brda – Slovenija
    • Vineyards:

      Zegla, Podgredic, Jordano
    • Vineyards age:

      12-33 years
    • Vineyards altitude:

      150-250 metres above sea level
    • Vineyards exposure:

      south-west/south-east
    • Soil type:

      marl, slate and sandstone (opoka)
    • Harvest:

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

      fermentation in contact with skins of berries (maceration) for 7 days in 4,000 litre conical oak barrels (tino)

    • Maturation:

      12 months in 4,000 litre conical oak barrels (tino), 9 months in 500l oak barrels (tono)
    • Maturation in bottle:

      at least 6 months
    • Alcohol:

      13,5% by volume
    • Total acidity:

      5,3 g/l
    • Bottle:

      without cleaning and filtration in 0.75l bottles
    • Bottling:

      4.600 bottles in September 2008
    • Serving temperature:

      12°C
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Cru Selections

Questi vini sono ricchi, intensi nel colore e nel gusto. Oltre ad avere un corpo pieno, che esalta la nota minerale, sono anche molto persistenti.

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