Melnik Rosé 2018, Orbelia Winery, Struma Valley, Bulgaria
APPELATION: Struma Valley, Bulgaria
GRAPES: 100% Broad Leaved Melnik
VINEYARD: Own 37 years old vineyards in Mitinovo village. The vineyards are on hill and on clay soils.
TECHNICAL FACTS: ABV 13.5% vol, TA: 6.39 g/l, R. Sugars: 2.5 g/l
AGEING: Fermented in stainless steel vessels , the wine stays on lees for 6 months and it isn’t stabilized on cold and unfined before bottling.
COLOUR: Beautiful light salmon colour
NOSE: Exotic notes dominated by mature citrus, tropical fruits, gentle lemongrass and light spiciness.
PALATE: A good start with harmonious structure, abundance of light red fruits and flowers, light spiciness and a fresh fruit lasting finish.
FOOD MATCH: On its own or with Asian and Mexican cuisine, fish, seafood, white meats and salads.
PRODUCTION: 2000 bottles