Kortavebis Marani 35 Varieties of Grapes
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Region: Kakheti, Georgia
Grape variety: 35 indigenous varieties
Kortavebis Marani 35 Varieties of Grapes is loaded with red and black fruit, earthy spice, and well-integrated tannins. Pair with rich game.
Song: Turn to Stone by ELO
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About Kortavebis Marani 35 Varieties of Grapes
Kortavebis Marani 35 Varieties of Grapes uses all 35 indigenous grape varietals growing in Tamuna’s vineyards as sort of a library of wine history in Georgia. The grapes are all pressed and aged in the traditional Georgian way in qvevri, which lay in the ground. The wine is bottled unfined and unfiltered. This is a small sulfite addition of under 30 ppm. The 35 Varieties is a juicy red wine with bright and savory aromatics. The palate is loaded with red and black fruit, earthy spice, and well-integrated tannins. Pair with grilled duck breast with a cherry glaze.
About Kortavebis Marani
Tamuna Bidzinashvili formed her winery Kortavebis Marani in 2014. She planted 2.5 ha in Kakheti and started making wine with negociant grapes while waiting for the vineyard to grow. Now 60% of the grapes used are from the Kortavebis Marani property, there are 35 indigenous grape varietals growing as a kind of library. The wines are made in the traditional Georgian way, aged in qvevri. In the vineyards, only organic ingredients are used. During the winemaking process, the winery never employs chemical additives.