Fred #4 by Strekov
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Zsolt Sütó cultivates 12 hectares of vines in the village of Strekov, in Slovakia. The vineyards are located on the terraces of Pohronska pahorkatina, featuring ponds and marshland that creates a unique microclimate. The company name contains the date of the first written notation of the village of Strekov - 1075. This is a symbolic expression of their loyalty to tradition, nature and values in grape growing and Strekov’s wine making.
50% Dunaj (a cross of Portugieser and Sankt Laurent). 50% Albibernet (a cross between Alicante Bouschet + Cabernet Sauvignon). Certified organic farming. 6 year-old vines. Clay loam, loess soil. Hand-harvested. Destemmed. Co-fermented in open casks. Aged in 220L barrels for 3 months.