Grape - Zweigelt/Pinot Noir/St Laurent/Cabernet/Merlot
Where - Moravia, Czech Republic
What - Krasna Hora are a small production winery located in the volcanic foothills in the area of Moravia near the Slovakian border. The winery was originally built by the soviets, but has now seen a huge revamp and is recognised locally for producing exceptional wines that are very contemporary in style.
For this juicy little number, fruit is hand harvested before being naturally fermented in oak and polymer. The grapes are fermented in whole clusters. The wine is then macerated in stainless steel before aging for 8 months in old oak vessels.
The Krasna Ruby is crunchy and alive with notes of violet, strawberry, raspberry, herb, earth and baking spice.
Tart, juicy and moreish. Vegan. Organic. Low intervention. 12% ABV.