2015 Tselepos 'Melissopetra', Gewürztraminer, Mantinia
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Dry White, Aromatic and Floral, Vintage 2015, PGI Arcadia, Grape variety Gewürztraminer 100%, Alc. 13% by vol., Ageing potential 1-2 years, Production: 15.000 bottles, Bottle Size: 750ml, Closure type: Synthetic Cork.
2016, Gold, IWC Thessaloniki, Vintage 2015.
2016, 89 points, Decanter WWA UK, Vintage 2015.
2013, Silver, IWC Thessaloniki, Vintage 2012.
A balanced wine with finesse and character. Rich and complex aromas of tropical fruits, flowers and spices, and a refreshing, palette-cleansing acidity.
Rich fish (salmon, tuna), spicy food, poultry, mild and soft cheese.
Served at 8 - 12 °C.
The privately owned vineyard in the hilly area of Melissopetra, Mantinia plateau, Arcadia, Peloponnese. Altitude: 750m. Soil: slate.
Harvest: Early September. Yield: 30 hl/he.
Age of vines: 25 years. Agriculture: Mild.
The grapes are crushed in pneumatic presses, clarified and fermented in stainless steel tanks under controlled temperature (13 - 16 °C) for up to 20 days. Skin contact at 10 °C for 8 hours. Acidity: 5.8 g/L TA, Residual sugar: 1.6 g/L.