Country: Slovenia

Region: Stajerska

Type: Skin Contact/Orange

Producer: ​Matija Žerjav

Grape: Pinot Grigio

Bottle Size: 75cl

Vintage: 2020

Alcohol: 12.5%

Colourful, energetic, lively and long. Describe both this wine and the winemakers grandfather’s dog Aro who appears on the label. Two days of skin contact give this wine its wonderful pink/orange hue and results in stone fruit, apricot and lychee notes. 

Organic, Vegan, No added sulfur

Stajerska is a hilly, predominantly white wine area in north-eastern Slovenia, bordering Austria and Hungary. Befitting its location it has a rich and varied history, with styles and varieties both of itself and of its neighbours. It is here that Matija Žerjav – known as Matic to his friends – farms nine hectares of old, organic family vineyards and makes wine in a cellar dating back to 1852. “We work only with what nature gives us,” says Matic, “so no chemicals in our wines.” These are pure, vibrant, honest expressions of time and place from one of Slovenia’s most exciting young talents

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