DWWA 2016 Platinum Best in Show
The Best Red Single Varietal at Decanter World Wine Awards 2016
Istrian is made from an indigenous Istrian variety, the Refosco. It's colour is intense and deep red with violet hints. On nose it shows very strong expression and character with smell reminiscent of raspberries in conbination with tobacco leaves and touch of dark chocolate. On the plate, full bodied, compex with optimal expression of round and velvety tannins with juicy finish. Serve at a temperature of 20° C.
Food pairing: Serve with wild game. It is especially good with ham such as Istarski pršut and aged cheese.
Variety: Refosco 100%