Clear, firm aroma of ripe black and some red berries with tobacco nuances, a little herbs, mint, cherries and dried tomatoes. Ripe, tight, juicy fruit with herbal-spicy notes, a little reminiscent of sage, very fine tannin and some acidity bite, persistent, moderately toasty, clearly salty minerality, has power but also some elegance, good depth, very good, firm, juicy and spicy finish with bite and minty-ethereal notes.
Clear, polished aroma of black and a little red berries with cherry aromas and herbal tones. Ripe, juicy, tightly knitted fruit, youthful tannin and some acid bite, persistent on the palate, moderate, somewhat toasty wood spice, relatively complex, good depth, herbs and salt in the background, very good, tangy, tight finish with slightly ethereal spice.
The red grape variety originates from historic Lower Styria in what is now north-eastern Slovenia. There are about 120 synonyms indicating great age and wide distribution. Some grouped...