Cabernet Sauvignon Collio DOC - 2018
Cabernet Sauvignon is the world’s famous red wine variety making concentrated, tannic wines for particularly long aging. The parentage of Cabernet Sauvignon is known to be a cross between Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc, which was most likely spontaneous and occurred in Bordeaux before the mid-eighteenth century. Cabernet Sauvignon is important in Italy, where it has been grown since the 1820s, nowadays main part of the blend of some of the most important wines in Tuscany, in Friuli Venezia Giulia shows a lighter character with intense berries and herbaceous aromas.
Ivan Muzic, is been guiding the family company now for 30 years. His great passion for nature and his land makes him a free spirit born to live within his vineyard beside the weather or the season. Orieta, the wife, together with Elija and Fabian, the sons, have been supporting the father's passion both in the vineyards and in the cellar for years. The company holds 20 hectares of planted vines and seems that there is no reason to stop growing. Their mission is first to respect three main objectives: growth, tradition, and environment. This love for nature, its fruits, and the environment let them obtain the MAGIS certification, which guarantees the full environmental sustainability of the wines.
The wine shows a red ruby color with garnet reflections, on the nose intense and pronounced with aromas of blackberries and blueberries and pungent herbaceousness. The palate is dry with harmonious tannins, well balanced, and warm. Softens and rounds up with aging.
The wine is vinified with de-stemming and crushing of grapes and following maceration for eight days with constant pumping over. Undergoes through an aging period for at least 12 months in oak barrels, before bottling.
|NAME:||Cabernet Sauvignon Collio DOC|
|REGION:||Friuli Venezia Giulia|
|GRAPE VARIETY:||100% Cabernet Sauvignon|
|AGING:||Oak Barrel 12 months|