Dryades Glinavos Red | PGI Epirus Dry Wine Vlachiko Bekari Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot (2015) 750ml | Domaine Glinavos

Dryades Glinavos 12.5%alc., Still, Dry Red Wine, Vlachiko, Bekari, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, PGI Epirus - Domaine Glinavos

Code: G09100000005355
Barcode: 5202797000224
20,40€

Dryades

Rich, fragrant and complex with long aging potential

When four exceptional grape varieties merge, the result can only be one; a truly unique blend, which becomes ​​even more special as it matures in our cellars at our winery in Zitsa.

The combination of the red varieties Vlahiko and Bekari from Ioannina with the Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot of Epirus, create a dry red wine with rich flavour, exciting aromatic character and aging potential of 10-12 years.

Colour, Aroma, Taste

Colour: Deep ruby with brick red nuances.

Nose: The aromas of dried fruits such as cranberries, blueberries, dry figs are accompanied with notes of sweet red pepper and oaky aromas.

Mouth: Rich with gentle tannins and balanced acidity. The aromas of fruits are abundant in the mouth, while the sweet spices and white pepper supplement its aromatic profile. It has a long aftertaste with notes of dark chocolate and vanilla.

TO BE SERVED AT: Room temperature, 16° -18° C

PAIRED HARMONIOUSLY WITH:

-Meat- Red, white, game, poultry, grilled or with sauce…

-Cheeses- All types, from the most special local cheese, spicy or creamy...

-Appetizers- From classic traditional fried to foie gras and botargo of Mesologgi...

Characteristics

PROTECTED GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION: (PGI)Epirus

VARIETIES: Vlahiko, Bekari, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot of Epirus

HARVEST: End of September

VINIFICATION: The four varieties are de-stemmed and vinified in oak vats. The vinification is classic and lasts 15 days. Then, malolactic fermentation follows and then the wine ages in French oak barrels for 18 months.

FIRST YEAR OF RELEASE: 1996












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OriginIoannina
Grape VarietyVlachiko,Bekari,Cabernet Sauvignon,Merlot
PackagingGlass Bottle 750ml
Vintage2015
When to drinkFor long-term aging
EU Protection MarkPGI - Protected Geographical Indication
CatergoriesWine
Alcoholic Strength12,5%

-Meat- Red, white, game, poultry, grilled or with sauce…
-Cheeses- All types, from the most special local cheese, spicy or creamy...
-Appetizers- From classic traditional fried to foie gras and botargo of Mesologgi...

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2017 : 17TH INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION THESSALONIKI, GOLD MEDAL, (Harvest 2011)
2014 : 14TH INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION THESSALONIKI, GOLD MEDAL, (Harvest 2007)
2010 : 10TH INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION THESSALONIKI, SILVER MEDAL, (Harvest 2005)
2009 : CONCOURS MONDIAL DE BRUXELLES, SILVER MEDAL, (Harvest 2001)
2009 : 9TH INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION THESSALONIKI, SILVER MEDAL, (Harvest 2004)
2006 : CONCOURS MONDIAL DE BRUXELLES, SILVER MEDAL, (Harvest 2001)