2015 Glinavos 'Primus' Zitsa Barrique, Debina
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Still Dry White Wine, Debina 100%, PDO Zitsa, Green and Complex, 6 months in barrel, Vintage 2015, Alc.12% by Vol., Ageing potential 3-4 years, Production: (n/a), Bottle Size: 750ml, Closure type: Natural Cork.
2017, Gold, PAR Wine Award, Vintage 2015.
2016, 87 pts, Decanter WWA, Vintage 2013.
2015, Gold, Berliner Wein Trophy, Vintage 2013.
The color is vivid citrus-yellow. Aromas of apple, pear, vanilla and spices on an 'oaky' flavour background. On the palate, it is rich and balanced with a delicate creamy character and a perfectly harmonized acidity.
Fatty fish, smoked 'Metsovone' cheese, traditional Greek salad with Kalamata olives, oregano and feta cheese. Served at 10-12 °C.
The vineyards of Zitsa, Epirus.
Altitude: 550-650m. Soil: sandy clay.
Harvest: second fortnight of September.
Yield: 60-70 hl/he.
Age of vines: 20 years (average).
The 'free run' wine remains with its fine lees for at least 5 months and then it matures in French oak barrels at the cellar for at least 6 months.