Vranec Reserve 2008
Dry red wine
Region: Tikvesh, Macedonia
Variety: 100% Vranec
Annual Production: 5000 bt
Color: Deep purple
Aromas: Typical for bone fruits and grapes.
Taste: Dominant jammy aromas of black plum, blackberry and pleasant notes of dark chocolate and mint. Aged in barriques for 24months,the wine is characterized by a rich structure and pleasant tannins.
Residual Sugar (g/l): 2
Acidity (g/l): 8
Vinification: Micro fermentation in 5 tones stainless steel tanks with controlled temperature and pumping over system, prolonged contact with the skins for greater extraction of desired compounds
Ageing: 24 months in Macedonian and American Barriques
Ageing Potential: If storage is done properly in certain conditions wine will show its potential in the next few years
At 16-18C with grilled red meat, spicy Chinese dishes, roast duck, pork dishes
Vineyard: 15 years old vineyard from The Vardar River Valley Region – Place called Smolnik. The area of the plantation is with density of 4200 vines per ha cultivated iSn spur cordonesystem. Yields average around 10000 kg/ha.
Harvest: End of September 2008. The grapes are harvested by hand and placed in 20 kg plastic casks.
3-STAR EXCELLENT RATING 2010 - Selection das forum für genießer
DECANTER COMMENDED 2011