Saints Hills Black Dalmatian 2018
Black is 100% Plavac Mali that comes from our two Dalmatian vineyards Sv. Roko in Komarna and Sv. Lucia in Dingač. We get it as the second blend of these two plavacs, that part of the wine that is neither Dingač nor Sv. Roko.
It ages in large wooden tanks, concrete and small barrique barrels. The smaller brother of these two bluefish, goes well with blue fish, meat or classic dishes with meat sauces.
APPELLATION: Middle and South Dalmatia
Croatia, at the heart of Europe, at the heart of the Mediterranean. Adriatic sea and our Saints Hills’ vineyards are but a stone’s throw away from Dubrovnik, and two from Diocletian’s Palace in Split and Vespasian’s Amphitheater in Pula.
Here we celebrate the sea and sun, Dalmatia and Istria, Bora and Scirocco, stone and vine. And through this little window in our house, amid the Dingač vineyards, you can see the millennial path of the holy liquid wine, from the Greek amphorae that carried …
Wine Enthusiast – “Dark ruby in color, this 2018 Saints Hills Black Dalmatian offers a nose of pomegranate, milk chocolate and aniseed. It opens with vibrant cherry and pomegranate flavors, quickly followed by lush tannins and notes of dark chocolate, anisette, crumbled sage and a touch of roasted yellow pepper. Bold acidity is a good match for the tannic structure” (92 Pts)