A Love Story in Three Acts Sauvignon Blanc 2019 (Slovenia):
Fresh gooseberries and elderberry. This crisp wine also has layers of exotic fruit and a fine acidity. It is made using wild yeasts.
Grape Variety: 100% Sauvignon Blanc
Suitable for Vegans & Vegetarians: Yes
Pairs Beautifully With: Creamy pasta, smoked salmon, garlic chicken, risotto or falafel burgers with green leaf salad and cherry tomatoes.
Cheese pairing: Creamy hard cheese, such as Asiago, Comte or Gruyere
About the Producer:
Matic Wines are created naturally, using organic and sustainable methods, in the wine region of Štajerska, Slovenia. Wine making in Slovenia has an outstanding history, dating back to 400 BC. It’s even home to the oldest noble vine in the world, rightfully called “The Old Vine” which is still producing fruit at more than 450 years old!
Matija Žerjav who is known as Matic has managed the family`s vineyards since 2011; he grew up in the vineyards and learnt from his grandfather. He is dedicated to farming organically and harvesting his grapes by hand. His girlfriend and family assist him in the vineyards and cellar (which was built way back in 1852 and is still used today). Matic are doing their bit to protect the planet by minimizing their carbon footprint; they only use rainwater in their vineyards and cellar while their own wood provides biomass heating.