This wine of a strong yellow color with soft gold reflections is characterized by a distinctive autumn quince aroma and a hint of apple and pear. After some ten minutes in the glass, walnut, honey and roast apple flavors are clearly felt. The mouthfeel is dominated by a soft, rounded-off density and a rich, oily texture with fresh citrus elements on the sides of the palate, while the long and delicious finish features touches of apple, honey and walnut. This is one of Croatia’s most complex Graševina wines, reflecting the rich and specific nature of the Baranya terroir.Learn more
Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot are the classic Bordeaux combination, with Cabernet providing tannins, acidity, freshness and texture, while Merlot contributes with juiciness, deliciousness and the aromas of chocolate and black summer fruit. Belje’s cuvée with 70 per cent Cabernet and 30 per cent Merlot successfully reflects a recipe which has been untouched for centuries, featuring pronounced fruitiness and juiciness.Learn more
The tourist visit to Vina Belje is best started in the vineyard. The belvedere at the Banovo brdo hill is surrounded by millions of grapevines and the right place to take a break and enjoy the view of the fruitful vineyards and the Croatian Danube valley. The professionally guided tour of the winery shows how hand picking meets state-of-the-art technology and presents the process of how Vina Belje were created, while the visit to the old cellars features a walk among oak barrels, tasting wine and the traditional specialties of Baranya.
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Prince Eugene of Savoy (1663 – 1736) built the foundations of Belje as we know it today. Fighting as field marshal in the service of the Viennese Court / Austrian Empire he became the greatest military commander of his time.
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