Alpha Estate Axia Red, Xinomavro - Syrah, 2013

£15.95

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Description

Type: Red P.G.I. Florina
Vintage: 2013
Grape Varieties: Xinomavro 50%, Syrah 50%
Alcohol by volume: 13,5% 
Region: Amyndeon, North Greece 
Tasting Characteristics: A complex bouquet of ripe blackberry combines with exotic spice, vanilla, clove and cracked pepper. Full bodied on the palate, with rounded tannins and balancing acidity, the vanilla tones and oak flavours intermingle with the rich, dark fruits and intense quince flavours through to a long finish.
Serving Suggestion: Perfect match with roasted and grilled red meats, with rich, savoury sauces.

ALPHA ESTATE is located at the northwest part of Greece, the Amyndeon, Florina region. It is the brainchild of two visionaries, 2nd generation vine grower Makis Mavridis and Bordeaux trained wine maker Angelos Iatrides. Angelos is one of the most talented winemakers working in Europe. This pristine estate in the cool highlands of Western Macedonia employs the most up to date vineyard techniques and winemaking technology to produce world class wines from French and indigenous Greek varietals.