Grapes: 100% Plavac Mali (Ancient Zinfandel).
Region: Croatia> Dalmatia>Sibenik.
Description: The indigenous varietal Plavac Mali is believed to be the ancestor of Zinfandel and shares similar characteristics. Dark ruby red color, aromas of mullberries, strawberry reduction, and a hint of black olive. The wine exhibits a firm tannic structure with lively acidity. Sour cherry, loam, and light oak on the finish. In our taste test, the wine drinks great over the next few days. Aged in a combination of large, used oak barrels and stainless steel tanks for a year.
Food pairings: Asian cuisine, barbecued meats, stilton cheese, duck, eggplant, olives, soy, burgers, pepperoni pizza, dried sausages, etc.