RAL-100

Axia (Xinomavro/Syrah), Alpha Estate

A blend of 50% Xinomavro and 50% Syrah from “Petres” (“Rocks”) and “Dromos” (“Road”) sub-region of the Amyndeon plateau.  Destemming, light crushing, cold soak – skin contact, alcoholic fermentation at gradual increase temperatures, maintenance of wine “sur lie” for seven months with regular stirring. Twelve months in Allie oak casks medium to light toast and twelve fifteen months in bottle.

Producer:
Vintage:
2013
Country:
Greece
Region:
Amyndeon
Variety:
Blend - Other
Color:
Red
Case Pack:
12
Bottle Size:
750
Import Partner:
Diamond Importers

Tasting Notes

Splendid, purple red color. Complex, typical bouquet of spices (vanilla, pepper, clove), with hints of ripe blackberry. Full mouth, with vanilla aroma, rounded tannins, balanced acidity and wood tones. Long aftertaste with intense quince aroma.

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