Marani Mukuzani 2017
country of origin: Georgia
existing alcohol: 14,0% vol.
reduced sugar: <3 g/l
reduced acid: 4,5-5,5 g/l
grape variety: Saperavi
growing region: Kakheti, Mukuzani
closure: natural cork
serving temperature: 18°C
food pairing: grilled meat, game, cheese selection
Mukuzani is a village in Kakheti, eastern Georgia, west of the Alazani River. The grapes are harvested by hand at optimum maturity. Fermentation in stainless steel tank. Further refined by 9-12 months storage in 225L oak barrels.
Deep red color, complex bouquet. Cherry flavors, covered with subtle notes of coffee and chocolate. The entrance is dominated by fruity ripe cherry, followed by vanilla and oak. Mild tannins on the finish.