Amfora 2018

Amfora 2018

Vintage: 2018
Grape variety: Malvasia d’Istria 50%, Italian Riesling 50%
Vineyard location: plateau with a southern exposition
Soil structure: sandstone, clay
Harvesting: thinning the grapes when they soften, manual harvest
Vinification: Spontanic fermentation with maceration 12 months in amphora.
Maturation: Maturation in amphora 12 months and in an oak barrel 12 months
Bottling: no cleaning and filtration, 1300 bottles
Alcohol: 14,0 % vol
Total Sulphites: 21 mg / l
Serving temperature: from 14 to 16°C
Wine features: The wine is gold yellow in colour with amber shade. The smell is ripe and nice. We can feel a nice flavour of vanilla, caramel and wood.Very tasty and pretty tannic with a long aftertaste.
Combining with food: It goes well with fat and spice fish from grill, veal and lamb.
Ageing potential: It will achieve its best after 5 years.

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