Wine type: Italian Riesling 100%
Sugar level: dry Alcohol level: 14% vol
Location: Belski Vrh. The vineyard location Jordan faces the south and is surrounded by forests, which enables the grapes to have an influx of fresh oxygen. The average altitude is 300m above sea level, the average vineyard incline is 40%. The parent material of the soil is Lithothamnium limestone. Due to all the natural factors, the wine attains more freshness and acidity.
Average grapevine age: 47 years
Vinification: 24-hour cold maceration, cold pressing. Mixing on fine aromatic lees for 6 months, which allows the wine to gain its characteristically full aromas.
Preparation: Carefully supervised the selection of grapes on the grapevines and of the course of ripening. Sugar and acid parameters in the grape berry are measured weekly so that the grapes are what makes the wine. Hand-picking, which allows a selection of berries; regular harvest.
Wine characteristics: Italian Riesling from Jordan is dry, fresh, with a scent of linden tree blossoms, which is typical of physiologically ripe grapes. This is a fresh representative of our Italian Rieslings.
Acclaim: Vino Slovenija Gornja Radgona – Silver Medal, 2019. Vino Ptuj – Silver Medal, 2018.