Varieties: Kuč, Bogdanuša, Pošip
Type: Orange Wine
Region & Country: Hvar, Croatia
Description: Jo Ahearne is a Master of Wine who has travelled the world making wines. Originally from the UK, Jo had settled on the Croatian island of Hvar as her ideal winery location. Citing her excitement and curiosity for the native Croatian grape varieties and also the scenic beauty of the island as her main inspirations for picking the Hvar, Jo's wines are turning heads and rousing palates from all around the world.
The Wild Skins is a skin contact wine made with 3 local grapes to the island and parts of Croatia. The wines were fermented with natural yeast and kept on the skins for one month. Batonnage was regular during its 9-month long sur lie ageing.