Testament Babić 2016
Testament vineyards are in the wine-growing region of Northern Dalmatia, in the immediate vicinity of the medieval town, Šibenik. With the unique climate and the specificity of the soil. In Šibenik area grapes have constantly struggled to grow and thrive. This centuries-old ritual of survival is felt and seen in Testament wines’ intense and deep colors, and in their intense flavors and aromas. Testament unique wines come from the Pošip and Babić grape. Both varieties are indigenous, and Babić grapes only grow on this part of the Dalmatian coast, where Testament vineyards are located. Testament wines are created in an organic production process with the benefits of the region’s special microclimate and soil, giving them a particularly rich and complex taste.
Babic Testament is a black, dry, ruby colored wine, with a pleasant smell and a specific taste. It is characteristics by high alcohol and high acidity with mature tannins. The body is full and very powerful, but at the same time lovely and delicious. The portion of fruit aromas increases when the grapes are well ripened. By aging in oak barrels, the aromas got more exciting and enriched with the pleasant smell of wood. Best served when it is at 12-13º C.