2016 Tetramythos 'Black of Kalavryta' Organic, Achaia

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Still Dry Red Wine, Black of Kalavryta 100%, PGI Achaia, Medium-bodied, Vintage 2016, Organic, Alc.13.5% by Vol., Ageing potential: 3-5 years, Production: 17.000 bottles, Bottle Size: 750ml, Closure type: Diam Cork.
Awards-Tasting reviews:
16 pts, Jancis Robinson, Vintage 2015.
2012, 86 pts, Wine Enthusiast, Vintage 2008.
Vivid ruby colour. A clear aromatic expression on the nose, ripe red cherries, sweet spices, leather, hints of fresh herbs. Gentle on the palate with mild tannins, interesting complexity and attractive finish.
Food pairing:
Perfectly combined with Greek lamb chops, grilled steak, traditional Greek moussaka, hard 'Graviera' cheese from Kalavryta.
Served at 16 - 18° C.
The vineyards in Ano Diakopto, Kalavryta, Peloponnese.
Altitude: 500-1000m. Soil: limestone, clay.
Harvest: End of September. Yield: 60-70 hl/ha.
Age of vines: 10 years (average).
Agriculture: Organic.
Classic red vinification method. Fermentation at a controlled temperature of 17-18 °C. Maturation for 6 months in old oak barrels. Use of sulfur at bottling: 20 mg /lt. Acidity: 5.1 g/L TA, Residual sugar: 2.1 g/L.