A lot of wine experts agree that region around Plesivica offers best Pinot Noir in Croatia. And among these elite wineries, the one owned by Zdenko Sember has a special place. The experienced master of wine-making art has a unique ability to tame the strong alcohols. They contribute to his pinots, making their body imposing, yet never stealing the show of other aromas.
Elegant fruity tastes of mature cherries are strongly underlined, making Pinot Noir Sember a recognizable wine with lots of potential. As time passes, it rises on the bar of wine harmony, rising in quality and value. One can expect it to become a good choice of dedicated collectors.
Food pairing: Game, lamb, smoked sausages.
|Grape variety||Pinot Noir|
|Serving temp.||16-18 ºC|
The importance of wine growing was recognized by the family Šember, whose numerous descendants have, for more than a hundred years, been dealing with the indigenous production of excellent wines.
An important year in these activities was 1991 when they first emerged on the market with wine under their own label, and 1997 when they started with sparkling wine production.
Family Šember, counting 8 members, lives in Donji Pavlovčani in the vicinity of the city of Jastrebarsko. Tradition of production of quality grapes and wines is carried for generations with recognizable style.
A contribution to quality of their wines is the willingness of family members to be at the source of new technologies which aim to assist in creating of quality wines.
Numerous awards are a measure of value of our products, including not only the silver and gold medals but also the champion trophies won at the vocational assessments at international wine fairs in Croatia and abroad, the highest in Slovenia and Hungary.
Family Šember participated in numerous exhibitions and assessment of wine in which they have achieved exceptional results, numerous awards and prizes.