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White  Wine - Marjan Simčič - Teodor Belo

Marjan Simčič - Teodor Belo 2010


Wine Style: White - Dry - Still
Region: Goriška Brda (Slovenia), Collio (Italy)      
Appellation: N/A
Varietal: 60% Ribolla, 20% Pinot Grigio, 20% Sauvignonasse
Alcohol: 13.5%        
Bottle Size: 750 ml

Tasting Notes
Intense golden yellow, white fruit and wild flowers, hints of vanilla and bread crust, supple, rich and creamy, with a lingering mineral finish.

Suggested Pairings
Risotto with truffles, duck, small game, medium aged cheese.

The Wine
Teodor Belo is a unique blend of  Ribolla, Pinot Grigio, Sauvignonasse – local name for the indigenous varietal also known as Friulano. The wine is an homage to Marjan Simčič’s father. The three varietals are vinified separately and aged for 22 months in oak barrels, a process that gives this wine a remarkable structure. Drink through 2025.

The Winery
Marjan Simčič winery is located in the beautiful landscape of the Goriška Brda region of Slovenia, very close to the Italian border. The region was traditionally Italian, and the vineyards that produce this wine lie in Italy.