Red Wine Sveti Martin Tressa Red - Vipava, Slovenia.
The winegrower: The Stegovec Family.
Region: Vipava Valley, Slovenia.
Alc.: 14,5 % vol.
Vintage: 2019 - 2020.
Volume: 750 ml.
Grape variety: Merlot, Barbera.
Maceration takes place for 20 days in contact with the skins in a stainless steel container. Gentle compression with a pneumatic press. Maturation 18 months in oak barrels. Unfiltered. Ageing potential: 2022 - 2028.
The wine is medium purple. The bouquet is moderately accentuated, smells of ripe fruit, black cherries, vanilla and smoke. In the mouth the wine is mild and smoothy with a light hint of dried grapes. The wine is very distinctive and unusual. It is strong and soft, full of tannins, dry with a slightly sweet finish.
Ideal wine for rare t-bone steak or well matured cheeses. To serve at 14 - 16° C.