'Gardelin' Klinec 2015

The Gardelin from Klinec is an intense and mineral Slovenian white wine macerated on the skins, also called orange wine, based on Pinot Gris grapes and aged for 36 months in acacia wood barrels.It shows an intensely amber vesta with coral reflexes and expresses intense of mixed citrus peel, smoky touches and intense saline and rocky references. Organic, artisanal Wine, made with old style methods

Characteristics

Grape Types
Pinot Gris 100%
Region
Alcohol content
13.0%
Bottle Size
75 cl Bottle
Vineyards
Grapes from vines set on marl and sand-based soils at an altitude between 150-180 meters
Vinification
Alcoholic fermentation with indigenous yeasts and maceration on the skins for 5 days
Aging
36 months in acacia barrels
Philosophy of production
Organic, Artisanal, No added sulfites or minimum, Orange Wine, Macerated on grape peel, Indigenous yeasts,

To drink it at its best

Service temp.
14°-16°C
Opening
To enjoy an artisanal wine at its best, we recommend you to let it 'breathe' at least 15-30 minutes before serving and, if necessary, to filter it to remove every possible deposit
Glass
Large Goblet
Large Goblet

Perfect for intense and strctured orange wines, which need oxygenation to open up and develop their intense and complex aromas

When to drink

When to drink

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can cellar it for over 5 years

Gardelin description

Colour Bright amber orange with coral shades

Scent Honey and mixed citrus peel, intense mineral and rocky hints, smoky notes

Taste Savory and mineral, with energic freshness and an enveloping alcoholic component, the finish is rich and balanced

producer: Klinec

Main Wines
Rebula, Friulano, Malvasia, Merlot
Foundation Year
1918
Hectares of Vines
6.5
Owned grapes
100%
Address
Via Medana, 20 - 5212 Dobrovo V Brdih, Slovenia

Perfect food pairing

  • Warm Fish Appetizers Warm Fish Appetizers
  • Fish Stew Fish Stew
  • Fish Soup without Tomato Fish Soup without Tomato
  • White Meat Stew White Meat Stew
  • Risotto with Mushroom Risotto with Mushroom
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