2016 Strataridakis 'Moschato Spinas', Muscat of Spina, Heraklion-Crete
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Dry White, Muscat of Spina 100%, PGI Crete, Aromatic and Floral, Vintage 2016, Alc. 13.4% by Vol., Ageing Potential 1-2 years, Production: 32.000 bottles, Bottle Size: 750ml, Closure type: Synthetic Cork.
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White-yellow and limpid colour. Vibrant aromas of rose petals, jasmine, lemon blossom and citrus fruit. Vivacious, aromatic and bright on the palate with crisp acidity elevating the fruit's intensity.
Seafood, feta cheese, traditional Cretan salads and herb-pies, risotto.
Served at 10 - 12 °C.
The privately owned vineyards in Kasteliana village, Heraklion, Crete.
Altitude: 200-300m. Soil: clay, limestone.
Harvest: End of August. Yield: 50-60 hl/he.
Age of vines: 12 years (average).
Pre-fermentation cold maceration followed by alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel vats at a controlled temperature. Acidity: 6.3 g/L TA, Residual sugar: 1.8 g/L.