Douloufakis Alargo White | PGI Crete Dry Wine Assyrtiko (2021) 750ml | Douloufakis Winery

Douloufakis Alargo White 13.4%alc., Still, Dry White Wine, Assyrtiko, PGI Crete - Douloufakis Winery

Code: G09100000005034
Barcode: 5204734000120
13,60€

Douloufakis Alargo White Dry wine

Racy | Lush | Vivid

White-yellow colour and soft citrus aromas. It has a mineral taste which is the characteristic feature of the variety. Its high acidity balances with its full body.

Protected Geographical Indication "CRETE"

ASSYRTIKO 100%

White wine that was released in 2016. "Alargo" means "far away" and the label illustrates a figure of a Cretan man looking into the distance at his homeland.

Serving Alargo White wine

Should be served cool, at 10°C, and would make an ideal companion to fish food.

Alargo White Wine Vinification

Classic white vinification with fermentation in stainless steel tanks, at a low temperature (18°C). It was aged for 1 year in bottle.

Wine Analysis

Alcohol : 14.2% vol

Residual sugar: 3.5 gr/lt

Total acidity: 6.6 gr/lt

Total Sulfur: 97 mg/lt

pH: 3.30

Maturation

The wine matures in new and second use barrels, made of 40% acacia and 60% French oak, for five months.

Ageing Potential

The wine itself can be aged for 7 years.







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OriginHeraklion
Grape VarietyAssyrtiko
PackagingGlass Bottle 750ml
Vintage2021
When to drinkFor long-term aging
CretePGI Crete
EU Protection MarkPGI - Protected Geographical Indication
CatergoriesWine
Alcoholic Strength13,4%

Should be served cool, at 10°C, and would make an ideal companion to fish food.

Year Country Competition/Degustation Vintage Distinction
2020 Greece Thessaloniki I.W.S.C. 2018 Silver medal
2018 Greece Thessaloniki I.W.S.C. 2016 Silver medal
2018 U.S.A. Wine Advocate - Mark Squires 2016 89/100