2016 Semeli Mantinia 'Nassiakos', Moschofilero
Still Dry White Wine, Moschofilero 100%, Appellation Mantinia (PDO), Aromatic and Floral, Vintage 2016, Alc. 12.2% by Vol., Best enjoyed fresh, Production: 120.000 bottles, Bottle Size: 750ml, Closure type: Synthetic Cork.
2017, 90 pts, Decanter WWA UK, Vintage 2016.
2016, Silver, IWSC, UK, Vintage 2015.
2015, Silver, Concours Mondial de Bruxelles, Vintage 2014.
Bright straw colour with pronounced green highlights. A confident expression of Moschofilero with intense aromas of citrus blossoms, rose, lime, ginger and grapefruit. The palate is fresh and peachy with punchy acidity. Delightful, lemony aftertaste.
Accompanies fish, seafood spaghetti, grilled poultry with curry or mustard sauce, yummy Greek style roasted anchovies with onions, garlic, oregano and olive oil.
Served at 10 - 12 °C.
Selected vineyards in Zevgolatio within the wine-growing region of Mantinia, Arcadia, Peloponnese.
Altitude: 650m. Soil: sandy clay.
Harvest: Early October. Yield: 60-70 hl/he.
Age of vines: 20 years(average).
Typical white vinification at low temperatures. Acidity: 6.5 g/L TA, Residual sugar: 2.8 g/L.