Edi SimcicSivi Pinot (Pinot Gris) 2019Product code: 11550
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Edi Simcic Sivi Pinot is an exceptional Pinot Gris wine hailing from Slovenia. Demanding and full-bodied, it presents a golden straw hue, refreshing the eyes as much as it does the palate. Expect an intricate bouquet of ripe pears, baked apples and delicate honey, followed by indulgent vanilla undertones. On the palate, it offers a creamy texture and is pleasantly balanced with a hint of acidity, delivering a lingering, satisfactory finish. This wine seamlessly blends tradition and modernity, encapsulating the rich Slovenian terroir in a bottle. Ideal for refined palates, it can elevate an ordinary evening into a special occasion.
It offers hazelnut, also flowery notes as well as some of the typical spicy notes of Pinot Gris.
About the Winery
Nestled along Gorenska Brda's rolling hills, the Edi Simcic winery is Slovenia's hidden gem, crafting the finest wines with meticulous detail and intense passion. For several generations, the Simcic family have tended to their lush vineyards, producing wines which echo the delicate balance between tradition and innovation.
Occupying 18 hectares of Slovenia's prime winemaking region, this family-run estate places great emphasis on producing wines of exceptional quality and distinct character. Their philosophy is centred around the significance of nature's seasons and the intricacies of the winemaking process. Guided by their respect for the land and the cycles of the earth, the Simcic family cultivate their vineyards sustainably, adhering strictly to environmentally friendly farming practices.
At the heart of the winery is core belief: that good wine is born from the vineyard, not the cellar. This ethos transposes onto every bottle they craft, showcasing a genuine expression of the vineyard's identity. The wines they create - predominantly white - are famed for their bold and complex character, striking the perfect harmony between opulence and subtlety.
The aging process is undertaken in their state-of-the-art cellar, employing strategic combination of French barriques and stainless steel. This versatile approach results in wines that have the ability to age gracefully, and reflects the perfect synergy of modern techniques and traditional wisdom. Meanwhile; their hospitality has been commended for its genuine warmth, offering personalised tastings and vineyard tours for those seeking a fully immersive winemaking experience.
Regarded as one of the top wine producers in Slovenia, and arguably in Central Europe, the Edi Simcic winery inherits its wisdom, tradition, and love for the land from its past generations. Their wines encapsulate the essence of Gorenska Brda's terroir, and in every harvest, shines a testament to their dedication, passion, and remarkable pursuit of excellence.