Definitely maybe NV
About Definitely maybe NV
This Petillant Naturel is made according to the ancestral method, which means that wine is bottled before first alcoholic fermentation is completed. The fermentation ends in bottle and the Co2 is kept inside.
However, it has a traditional method approach.
Indeed in order to recreate the secondary fermentation in bottle, some fresh juice from 2019 was added on top of wine coming from our Qvevri reserve wine.
Chinuri 2019 made with a carbonic maceration were added to referment in bottles.
Therefore, this unique sparkling wine is made from wines that have been aged in Qvevri since 2017.
Blend: Chinuri, Goruli Mstvane, Tsistka and Aladasturi
Terroirs: Ateni and Lamiskana (Kartli), Rupoti and Vartiskhe (Imereti)
Winemaking: 40% Qvevri reserve wine / 60% harvest 2019
Wild yeasts, no finning, no filtration
Bottling: September 2019
Bottled before end of fermentation to aim 4/5 bars of pressure.
Qvevri reserve wine are made from 2017 sparkling base wines made from Tsitska, Chinuri and Goruli Mstvane.
Alcohol : 12%
Ph : 3,3
TA : 5,5 g/l
VA : 0,40 g/l
SO2 total : 30 mg/l
SO2 free : 3 mg/l
Crazy aromas of juicy pears, dried banana and citrus.
Mouth is super complex and fresh as a pet nat should be.