Year of harvest: 1986
Year of bottling: 1990
Aging in barrels: 3 years
Color: golden tea color
Grape variety: Aligote, Traminer, Pinot, Rkatsiteli
Alcohol content: 20 %
Volume: 0.7 l
Bottle type: Bordeaux
Type of drink: Vintage Wine
“Ialoveni” is a fortified vintage wine “Jerez” and also called Sherry made from white grapes. This wine’s mark was developed by specialists of the state farm”Stauceni” placed in Moldova and was produced since 1842. The vintage wine “Ialoveni” is aged for 3 years in oak barrels and then in bottles. This delicious vintage wine is prepared from the grapes of white varieties grown in Moldova – Aligote, Traminer, Pinot, Rkatsiteli blended according to the classical Spanish technology by “Soler-Cryader” method.
The dark golden tea color, the bouquet is rich with citrus notes, the wine has chocolate and nuts taste and it has a pleasant smoky aftertaste. It is recommended to consume “Ialoveni” vintage wine before the main course. It is combined with dishes from the white meat, boiled beef and exotic soups.
The wine is served with classic glasses, for white wine, with a capacity of 320-240 ml. or classic for sherry (Jeres) 110-190 ml. The wine temperature should be 14-16 degrees, decantation is recommended for two hours before serving or the bottle should be placed in a horizontal position. Pour smoothly, without interrupting the stream, leaving sediment at the bottom of the bottle.