A selection from the best Achaia’s “terroirs” in their best maturity. The grapes are carefully and smoothly handled. The final blending and maturation takes place in the winery. This special wine is revealing the varietal characteristics and the potential of the region. Served at 16-18°C. Accompanies red meat and mature yellow cheeses.
Deep, dark and thick colour with intensely fruity nose with cherries, forest fruits and baked raisin in balance with the characters of vanilla, dried fruits and chocolate that comes from the long aging process in the oak barrels. Thick and aggressive tannins that require time to smooth. Undoubtfully a wine that loves bottle and demands aging in cellar to unfold its merits. Goes well with red meat with spicy sauces and steaks.
Some of the oldest, low yielding Syrah vines of the estate are vinified separately producing this wine. Extended maceration of the skins and alcoholic fermentation last about 20 days, follows malolactic fermentation and after that barrel ageing in French oak barrels in the underground cellar. This wine is richly structured and loaded with complex flavour reminiscent of dark fruits like blackberries and black cherries. On the palate it has a rich, round, opulent feel. The…