Maurer – Kövidinka 2022 is a captivating representation of natural orange wine, hailing from the Subotica region in Northern Serbia. Notably, it boasts an impressively low alcohol percentage of 9.5%, catering perfectly to those seeking a lighter wine option.
The aroma profile is an exquisite composition of opulent, floral and aromatic notes; citrus blossoms elegantly intertwine with the alluring charm of melon and the tropical appeal of pineapple.
Taking the forefront is its distinct quince flavor, accompanied by an intriguing warmth of baking spices that awaken the palate. The wine’s mineral character is notably pronounced, contributing layers of complexity that elegantly express its unique terroir.
What truly distinguishes this wine is its combination of a gripping texture with a generous character, fresh acidic tones combined with deeper layers deriving from old oak barrel aging, creating an invitation to relish each moment of its tasting experience.
Its narrative is intertwined with its origin, rooted in a vineyard established in 1925. The commitment to natural winemaking is evident through its meticulous crafting, with 6 days of skin contact to cultivate its unique orange hue. Subsequently, the juice matures in 500-liter old oak barrels for 8 months, allowing its character to evolve and flourish.
On the palate, Maurer – Kövidinka 2022 strikes an exquisite equilibrium: The medium-high acidity profile imparts a rejuvenating liveliness, that magnifies the wine’s inherent charm. The medium intensity flavors are unfolding gracefully, offering a showcase of the grape’s intricate subtleties. The overall harmonious play of flavors culminates in a long lasting, clean finish.