Mtsvane 2004 (White)

WINERY

APPELLATION

Kakheti

GRAPE VARIETIES

Mtsvane

TASTING NOTES

The Shavnabada wines are made according to ancient Georgian traditions. The 2004 Mtsvane is sourced from the village of Gurjaani in Kakheti. It was hand harvested and foot trodden in an old wooden Satsnakheli (manual winepress). The maceration in Qvevri lasted 5 months then the wine matured in Qvevri for 11 years before bottling. A small amount of SO2 was burned in the empty Qvevri, no other additions were made. The bottleneck is covered with beeswax from the bees the monastery farms.

VINIFICATION

Maceration in qvevri for 5 months and aging in qvevri for 11 years

EXPORT CONTACT

Shavnabada
Village Teleti, Marneuli Municipality, Region Kartli, Georgia
+995 599 455 765
g.abramishvili@yahoo.com

U.S. IMPORTER

Not yet represented in the U.S. market.