In 2005 we founded our Slovenian winery “DOMAINE CIRINGA”. Ciringa is directly located next to our Austrian winery Tement and well known single-vineyard Zieregg. Domaine Ciringa vinifies very puristic and mineralic Sauvignon Blancs that grow on pure coralline limestone soil.
Fosilni Breg means “fossils mountain” and has been relaunched in the year 2009. The combination of the microclimate and the coralline limestone soil topped with cambisol provides perfect conditions for an accentuated, long-living and authentic Sauvignon Blanc made by #brothersinwine Armin & Stefan Tement.
Grape Variety: Sauvignon Blanc
Appellation: Stajerska Slovenija
Vinification: After spontaneous fermentation for 14-18 months in large neutral oak barrels & in steel tanks, bottled unfiltered
Alcohol: 12,5 % vol.
Residual Sugar: 2,2 g/l RS dry
Acidity: 6,3 g/l tbS
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Organic agriculture AT-BIO 402.
family business since 1959
100% in-house production
authentical wines of origin
organic agriculture AT-BIO-402
careful manual labour
slow and gentle maturation of the wines
hand harvested grapes
natural and spontaneous fermentation
Wine is not static.Armin Tement
It evolves, matures and changes over time.
Vision and Added Value
More than 15 years ago we started taking the first steps towards organic farming. We are now in the phase to convert to biodynamics. A logical step for us and a beginning without end. Every year we learn something new, observe nature and get closer to it bit by bit. We see our business as a form of modern circular economy in which wine is part of an overall concept. Partnerships with horse and cattle farmers have just as much space here as the use of the company’s own forest for energy production. Wine as a way of life.