Vinarija Kozlović

SELEKCIJA MALVAZIJA 2017.

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  • Grape variety: Malvazia Istriana
  • Category: dry wine
  • Wine-growing area: West Istria, Croatia
  • Vineyard: Valle, Santa Lucia, Contarini
  • Age of vineyard:12-57 years
  • Altitude of vineyard: 200-240 m
  • Vineyard orientation: south, south-west
  • Soil composition: flish, limestone, clay
  • Harvested: manually
  • Vinification: manual selection of the best grapes
  • Aging: inox, 12 months
  • Alcohol by volume: 13,5% vol
  • Total acidity: 5,5 g/l
  • Unfermented sugar: 2,6 g/l
  • Bottle size: 0,75l
  • Serving temperature: 10-12°C

Winemakers note:

Malvazija Selekcija is a new wine in our winery, 2017 being only a second edition of it. In the style of winemaking it stands between our classic - bestselling Malvazija and aged Santa Lucia. We can freely say it is closer to the classic Malvazija, although it comes to the market a year after it. Selekcija is definitely more streamlined, focused and more concentrated edition of classic Malvazija. It displays a nice pale to medium deep golden colour, and beautifully floral and peachy nose, which is rather restrained, gentle, but decisively shows the variety. It is dry on the palate, medium bodied with medium acidity levels with nice oily texture and salty even slightly oily impression. If one could find it slightly shy on the nose, on the palate it is quite intense, filling the mouth with its fine bouquet. This clearly demonstrates how a ripe and complex Malvazija Istriana can look like at moderate alcohol levels. All in all, this wine is created to please your senses and to be paired with food.

Food matching:

This is a perfect gastronomic wine being able to pair with diverse number of dishes. With its salinity, and clear-cut finish, it is a perfect match with grilled fish, grilled scallops, grilled shrimps, roasted chicken, pasta with truffles.

Ageing potential:

Fully ready to enjoy. Aging potential from 2019 up to 2025.

AWARDS:

  • Silver medal: "International wine challenge" / 2020
  • Platinium medal: "Decanter" / 2020
  • Silver medal: "Concours Mondial de Bruelles CMB" / 2020
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