Vuina Plavac Mali

Vuina Plavac Mali

PRODUCER

COUNTRY

Croatia

WINE TYPE

Red

APPELLATION

Dalmatian Coast

VARIETY

Plavac Mali

AGE OF VINES

35 years

FARMING

Sustainable

SOIL

Karst (landscape formed from the dissolution of soluble rocks)

ALTITUDE

150 ft.

FERMENTATION

Spontaneous fermentation with no added yeast

AGING

18 months aged in various sizes of neutral oak

DESCRIPTION

From Coastal Croatia, a traditional Plavac Mali produced in tiny quantities from a traditional garagiste producer in Neven Vuina. 18 months aged in various sizes of neutral oak. A rustic, old world Mediterranean red with aromas of plums, earth, herbs. Medium bodied with a long finish.

Hand harvested grapes, spontaneous fermentation with no added yeast. The wines are not filtered or fined.