Wine region: Goriška Brda
Variety: 50% rebula, 30% chardonnay, 20% pinot noir
Perfect harmony. Fine perlage and balance of all the senses. Youthfully ripe sparkling wine for the most demanding wine lovers. Is the pride of the cellar! Medot Millésime is a reflection of the best vintages of the harvest. We only bottle it when the Medot sparkling wines harvest is really exceptional.
Winemaking process: Immediate pressing of harvested grapes, cooling of grape must at 8ºC in a stainless-steel vessel; after two days, racking and adding of selected yeasts. Fermentation, separated by varieties, at a controlled temperature of up to 16ºC. Shorter ageing on fine lees, combining wines as a basis for fermentation during spring months. Fine filtering, adding of tirage liqueur and start of the secondary fermentation in the bottle in the summer.
Bottling: Bottles of 0.75 l, 6 bottles in each cardboard box; 1 to 3 magnum bottles of 1.5 l in a wooden box or 3 in a cardboard box.
Characteristics: Rich, elegant and mature sparkling wine from grapes of the excellent year 2012.
Colour: Old gold with yellow-green shades.
Aroma: Aroma of white meadow flowers developes into the aroma of orange peel and honey. It all completes with a gentle perception of toasted bread and vanilla, as a result of a long ageing on yeasts.
Flavour: The taste of dried fruit is intertwined with a slight perception of sponge cake and roasted coffee. It is full, reach with gentle bubbles and a very long ending.
Recommended dishes: With its unique complexity it can accompany almost all the best dishes of traditional and innovative cuisine.
Serving temperature: 5°C.