Wines from Vipavska Dolina

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90
points

Batič 2007 Valentino Sweet Red Merlot-Cabernet Franc (Vipavska Dolina)

  1. $60

This sweet wine is nut brown in color, with aromas of dried prunes, caramelized pears and raisins. The palate is driven by sweet, dried fruit tones, balanced by bright acidity.

 — J.J.  (12/31/2014)
90
points

Burja 2009 Burja Noir Pinot Noir (Vipavska Dolina)

Intoxicating on the nose with aromas of raspberry, cherry and violet, this is a powerfully structured, Pinot Noir that balances brawn with delicate mineral and herb notes. Bright and juicy, this has a red cherry flavor that lingers long on the finish.

 — A.I.  (12/31/2012)
89
points

Batič 2010 Cabernet Franc (Vipavska Dolina)

  1. $35

This wine is garnet in color, with aromas of cherry, vanilla, red plum and cassis. Flavors of tart cherry, red raspberry and blackberry drive the palate and lead to a lingering finish.

 — J.J.  (12/31/2014)
89
points

Batič 2009 Angel Grande Cuvée Rezerva White (Vipavska Dolina)

  1. $35

This amber colored, orange-style wine has aromas of canned peaches and apricots on the nose, while fresh stone fruits seem to dominate the full bodied palate. The finish is creamy and lingers on.

 — J.J.  (12/31/2014)
89
points

Sutor 2008 Burja White (Vipavska Dolina)

This is a blend of Malvasia, Ribolla and Welschriesling that balances flavors of fennel, smoked nut and black tea with delicate orange blossom and apple notes. Luscious, with a slightly waxy texture, it finishes on a sweet cream note.

 — A.I.  (12/31/2012)
89
points

Sutor 2008 Chardonnay (Vipavska Dolina)

Hints of smoke and roasted nut add a savory tone to the zesty lemon and pear flavors on this structured Chardonnay. Lusciously textured, with a touch of lemon curd and zingy tangerine acidity, it’s a powerful wine with a long finish.

 — A.I.  (12/31/2012)
89
points

Sutor 2008 Pinot Noir (Vipavska Dolina)

Bramble, smoke and charred wood notes add rusticity to the subtle red-cherry and plum flavors. The full-bodied palate is earthy, with tones of dried mushroom and leaf that are marked by big, chunky tannins. It finishes surprisingly sweetly, with a bright red-raspberry note.

 — A.I.  (12/31/2012)
88
points

Batič 2009 Pinela (Vipavska Dolina)

  1. $30

This orange-style wine has aromas of grilled pineapple on the nose. It’s dark straw in color and has savory flavors of caramelized apple and pineapple upside down cake.

 — J.J.  (12/31/2014)
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