Frankovka (Blaufränkisch) - The pride of the Feravino Winery from Slavonia
Feravino Winery, from Feričanci, is a continental wine producer focused on red wine production. Pride of their wine cellar, Frankovka (Blaufrankisch)– is the grape variety that they call "the queen of their vineyards".
Feravino tradition goes back to the 18th century when the still existing wine cellar was built. The vineyards are planted on the gentle slopes of Krndija mountain, perfectly exposed to daily sunlight. Today Feravino owns more than 150 hectares of vineyards and they are the leading winery in the Feričanci area.
In the vineyards, Graševina is the most planted white variety while Frankovka (Blaufrankish) is the most represented black variety, and one of Feravino top wines.
Blaufrankisch gives wines with moderate tannins, lively acidity and fruits like sour cherry with peppery notes. This is the wine that accompanies food perfectly and cuts through the traditional Slavonian cuisine – fat and meaty.
The one you are proud of - DIKA wines
DIKA stands for "the one you are immensely proud" in Croatian. DIKA Graševina was one the most awarded wines of Feravino. The refreshing wine with balanced acidity and notes of lime, luxurious ripe grapes and acacia on the nose.
Aromatic and crisp Graševina is inevitable at every celebration in Slavonia. There is no festivity that goes without the most planted variety of continental Croatia.
Slavonian Black Treasure
MIRAZ is a traditional custom in Slavonia. Gold, jewelry, money, land and other family values that were kept for young girls, as a gift to her husband after she'll be married. Girls brought values from their family homes into new life and new community.
Wedding ceremony in Slavonia is a particularly festive event, the celebration that lasts for days.
Likewise, Miraz selection of Feravino wines wants to bring the tradition of collecting valuable material (grapes) and keeping them until the moment is just perfect, for us consumers to enjoy it.
This is the premium line of wines, carefully selected in the vineyard and the winery. Same as the family, they would like to give consumers the best they kept through time. Their vineyard valuables.
MIRAZ Frankovka wine is a combination of oak and varietal characteristics of Blaufrankisch.
The oak softens acidic characteristics of this grape and strengthens the body. The result in the glass is rich and powerful Frankovka, concentrated and appealing and yet easy to enjoy.
Sour cherry aromas are accompanied by vanilla, pepper and dark chocolate on the palate. Aged in barrique, the oak here isn’t dominant but expresses through fine spices and vanilla.
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