2015 Porto Carras 'Limneon' Organic, Limnio, Slopes of Meliton

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Description-Classification:
Still Dry Red Wine, Limnio 100%, PDO Slopes of Meliton, Medium-plus-bodied, 12 months in barrel, Single Organic Vineyard, Vintage 2015, Alc. 14% by Vol., Ageing potential: 8-10 years, Production: 25.000, Bottle Size: 750ml, Closure type: Natural Cork.
Awards-Tasting reviews:
2017, 90 pts, Decanter WWA, Vintage 2015.
2017, Bronze, IWSC, Vintage 2015.
2017, Bronze, TEXSOM IWA, Vintage 2014.
Organoleptic:
Mid to deep cherry red. Aromas of ripped forest fruits, notes of vanilla and a touch of oak spice. Well structured and velvet on the palate, with rounded sweet tannins and intense flavours of sweet cherry and blackberry.
Food pairing:
Greek traditional cuisine based on meat and cheese. Best served at 16 - 18° C.
Origin:
The privately owned single organic vineyard in Sithonia, Halkidiki.
Altitude: 150 - 300 m. Soil: sandy loam.
Harvest: Mid-September. Yield: 35-40 hl/ha.
Age of vines: 30 years (average).
Agriculture: Organic.
Vinification:
Classic vinification process for red wines at controlled temperatures. Maturation in French oak barrels for 12 months. Acidity: 5.0 g/L TA, Residual sugar: 2.0 g/L.