Ivančić Griffin Dark Side
There is a new wine star being born in Central Croatia on Plešivica. Krešimir Ivančić is a young winemaker who is among the first in Croatia introduce the new technology of producing wine and sparkling wines with cold maceration. Method that enables the production of wines and sparkling wines with strong floral and fruity bouquet. His family has been making wines for generations and they have a long tradition of winemaking. Their vineyards are located on the highest parts of Plešivica over 400m above sea level, facing south which allows them to produce premium grapes. The fact that Krešimir is perfectionist and a man who lives for wine in combination with the latest technologies gives characteristic expression of terroir in wines. It provides character to the wine which is very recognizable and characteristic to the best wines and winemakers in the world.
The first and only red sparkling wine in Croatia from the variety Purtugizec is sensational drink that wakes up the imagination as soon as you see a rich dense foam with attractive color while you pour it into a glass. It's expressive fruity aromas enchant the nose while the taste evokes associations of deliciosity like eating raspberries and sweet cherries. In the background, light and ripe tannins complement the fruity and rounded flavors of this premium sparkling wine.