White Wine Cultus White - Vipava Valley, Slovenia.
The winegrower: Matej Žvanut.
Region: Vipava Valley, Slovenia.
Alc.: 13 % vol.
Vintage: 2018 - 2020.
Volume: 750 ml.
Grape variety: 70% Pinot Blanc, 20% Malvasia, 10% Zelen.
Harvest: Hand picked, full matured.
Maceration takes place for 3 days in contact with the skins in a stainless steel container. Gentle compression with a pneumatic press. Maturation 12 months in oak barrels and stainless steel tanks. In the cellar with less touch as possible we follow nature idea of wine. Throughout the whole year no sulfites was added. The wine is unfiltered and a minimum amount of sulfites was added just before bottling.
Cultus White is Vipava Valley traditional white wine blend. It is wonderfully elegant, complex and yet very harmonious in itself. The wine begins with a very inviting aroma of tropical fruit, caramel and a little vanilla. The taste is bright, creamy and fruity with lots of peach and nectarine along with a hazelnut note.
The wine goes well with white meat or fish as well as with soft white cheeses.
To serve chilled at 10-12° C.