Sauvignon

Vintage
2016
Colour
greenish-yellow
Taste
dry
Grape variety
100% Sauvignon
Region
Međimurje – hilly Croatia
Soil
sand, clay
Cultivation
single Guyot
Vinification
soft pressing of grapes, natural must sedimentation, fermentation at a controlled temperature
Ageing
in stainless steel drums
Alcohol content
11,0 % vol.
Residual sugar
4,6 g/l
Total acidity
7,5 g/l
Description
An aromatic, light and lively wine. Light and pale greenish-yellow hue. The aroma is extremely rich and attractive. Beautiful aromas of gooseberry and lime are dominant, followed by somewhat milder tinges of green bell pepper and flowery tones such as gentle nuances of elderberry flower. The taste has a dry, seductive freshness, with very mild hints of residual unfermented sugar, gently accentuated acidity, medium to light body, cleanses the palate, lasts well. The aftertaste is in line with the wine’s aroma and taste, with its alluring sweetness, playful acidity and pleasant, slightly bitter finish.
Characteristics
Fresh and light, modern style, dynamic, aromatically moderate
Pairing
A fresh summer wine; pairs well with fish, white meat, risotto, pasta with cheese-based sauces, lamb
Serving
8-10 °C
0,75l