Zaro Mavazija 2017

$ 20.00

The Zaro family’s coat of arms, depicted on their label, expresses their deep affinity for their home town and the love of land and vine. By respecting the natural features of the isolated vineyard environment, they strive to follow the tradition of viticulture and the original wine-making practices of Slovenian Istria. Zaro wine is grown on twenty hectares of vineyards that overlook the Adriatic Sea, with windy and sunny conditions ideal for both vine and olive growing.

Winemaking details:

  • 100% Malvasia, hand harvested
  • Organic farming
  • Soils: Flysch (shale intermixed with sandstone)
  • Fermented in open top containers and aged in stainless steel.

Tasting Notes: Bright aromas of citrus, apricots, spice and dried flowers. On the palate a harmonious balance of citrus oils and fruit freshness with a pleasing almond finish.

FOOD PAIRING SUGGESTIONS:

Excellent pairing with all seafoods and shellfish, quinoa salad with pears and chickpeas, hummus and falafel