Red Wine Kabaj Cuvée Morel 2010.
The winegrower: The Kabaj Morel Family.
Region: Goriška brda, Slovenia.
Alc.: 13% vol.
Volume: 750 ml.
Grape variety: Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot.
Maceration takes place for 30 days in contact with the skins in a stainless steel container. Maturation 7 years in oak barrels (French oak) and additional 6 months in the bottles.
Ageing potential: 2018 - 2028.
Characteristics: The wine is very dark ruby in color, leaving long-lasting curtains on the walls of the glass. The intense and persistent bouquet is complex. Notes on leather, red pepper, earth, tar, smoke, black pepper, dry spices, but also on raspberries and strawberries. In the mouth, the wine is dry, ripe, flexible tannins and higher, ripe acids. Nicely coordinated, mature, on the elegant side. It is a wine which after eight years offers what lovers of matured red wines are looking for.
Food pairings: Good for red meat, pasta, risotto. Also, Cuvée Morel goes well with aged and ripe cheeses. To serve at 14 - 16° C.