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Orbelus Prima 2009

Орбелус Прима 2009

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Producer:
Damianitza (Дамяница)
Country:
Bulgaria (България) 
Region:
Struma River Valley (Струма Регион)
Vintage:
2009
Other vintages: 
2010 [84]
Variety:
Cabernet Sauvignon (Каберне Совиньон)

Syrah (Сира (Syrah))

Petit Verdot (Пти Вердо)

Early Melnik (Ранна мелнишка лоза)
Added by demiro
06 Jan 2011

Winemaker's notes:
Orbelus Prima is a regional wine which combines the powerful aroma of the unique Bulgarian grape variety Early Melnik with the distinctive rich taste of Cabernet Sauvignon. The Melnik grape is rare and grows only in this part of the world. It has been brought to this region from the Middle East by the soldiers of Alexander the Great 23 centuries ago and remains till this day one of the most exquisite grape varieties. The blend harmony is completed with Syrah and a touch of Petit Verdot. Aged for 8 months in French oak barrels.

Non filtered.

Limited quatity of 2698 bottles.

Produced and bottled from Damianitsa Ltd. from order and from private vineyards of BioAgroFoods 2000 Ltd.

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How to drink it
Food: Duck, Hamburger, Lamb (Grilled, Broiled), Pasta with Tomato Sauce, Pates, Steak (Grilled, Broiled), Venison
Cheese: Brie, Camember, Danish Blu, Sharp Cheddar
Temperature: 16 °C
Nice Legs
From the Reading Room
The ruvilets of wine that roll down the inside of the glass after a wine has been swirled are called legs in UK and USA. The Spanish call them tears; the Germans - church windows. Some wine drinkers look for great legs, falsely believing that nicely shaped legs )and who knows what that means) ...
Comments & Ratings
1demiro
06 Jan 2011
 

Много е хубаво виното... за разлика от етикета си, където като дизайн и като текст може още доста да се направи.
2rms
06 Jan 2011
 
3vinoconcept
07 Feb 2012
90
Strong taste, interesting coffee aroma. Bio wine indeed