2016 Tetramythos Roditis Organic, Patras

  • €8.70
Still Dry White Wine, Roditis 100%, Appellation Patras (PDO), Vintage 2016, Alc.12.5% by Vol., Organic, Ageing potential: 1-2 years, Production: 48.000 bottles, Bottle Size: 750ml, Closure type: Synthetic Cork.
Awards-Tasting reviews:
2015, 90 pts, Wine & Spirits Mag., Vintage 2014.
2010, Bronze, Decanter WWA UK, Vintage 2009.
2009, Silver, Decanter WWA UK, Vintage 2008.
Green-yellow colour, a nose rich in white flowers, citrus, green apple and pear. Rounded fruit, minerals, crisp acidity and fairly spicy. Excellent finish.
Food pairing:
A wide variety of Greek seafood 'Meze', Greek Salad 'horiatiki' with 'feta' cheese of Kalavryta, delicious handmade cheese pies of Kalavryta.
Served at 10 - 12 °C.
The vineyards in Ano Diakopto, Kalavryta, Peloponnese.
Altitude: 450-800m. Soil: limestone, clay.
Harvest: Mid-September - Early October.
Yield: 70-80 hl/ha.
Age of vines: 15 years (average).
Agriculture: Organic.
Skin contact for a few hours. Natural fermentation using indigenous yeasts in stainless steel vats at controlled temperatures of 16 - 18 °C. Use of sulfur at bottling: 20 mg /lt. Acidity: 5.1 g/L TA, Residual sugar: 2.2 g/L.