Fakin Wines TeranFakin Wines Teran
Hand made by top young winegrower Marko Fakin (Fah-keen). 100% Teran, an indigenous sort and most important red of Istria region of Croatia. Wild yeast fermented and aged in stainless steel tanks. This is a high acid, bright and fruity red that’s rich in minerals and iron. Try it lightly chilled with smoked meats and salty cheese.
Piquentum TeranPiquentum Teran
Teran is a variety native to the Istria region of Croatia. Historically, Teran was given to woman after childbirth to combat anemia due to the rich iron content. It also has high acidity and a wild character that’s hard to tame but in right hands makes amazing lively wines. Dimitri Brecevic, owner and winemaker at Piquentum was born in France and worked at some notable wineries before starting his own project in his fathers home village of Buzet, in Istria region of Croatia. Organic farmed, hand harvested and wild yeast fermented in neutral French oak barrels. Unfiltered, Low Sulfites. A great pairing with charcuterie, oily cured fish, fish stews, and smoked meats.