2016 Semeli 'Thea' Fine Lees Contact, Moschofilero, Mantinia
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Still Dry White Wine, Moschofilero 100%, Appellation Mantinia (PDO), Aromatic and Floral, Vintage 2016, Alc. 12.2% by Vol., Single Vineyard, Ageing potential: 2-3 years, Production: 4.000 bottles, Bottle Size: 750ml, Closure type: Synthetic Cork.
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Straw colour with golden hues. On the nose, complex aromas of herbs, ripe dried fruit, such as papaya and mango, hints of green fruit. Rich on the palate with flavours of grapefruit and bergamot, crisp freshness and a subtle sweet aftertaste.
Enjoy it with pork tenderloin, a creamy risotto with mushrooms, pasta with vegetables or saffron, Greek 'feta' cheese from Kalavryta or Tripolis.
Served at 10 - 12 °C.
A single vineyard in the heart of Mantinia wine-growing region, Arcadia, Peloponnese.
Altitude: 650m. Soil: sandy clay.
Harvest: Early October. Yield: 60-65 hl/he.
Age of vines: 25 years.
Careful fermentation in vats and aging on fine lees for 5 months. Acidity: 6.1 g/L TA, Residual sugar: 2.7 g/L.