Apiliotis Mezzo 2014
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Sweet, Still, Red, Mantilaria, Ages well, 9% alc.
The red Mandilaria Aegean, in the hands of Paris Sigalas transforms into an exuberant, unusual sweet red wine. Sophisticated flavor, rich body and long to give RED a different dimension.
What style of wine that we can not magic vineyard of Santorini give us? Mandilaria from The RED proves that Santorini is not only Vinsanto, regarding sweet wines. Enjoy the cool either alone or with substantial salty or sweet companionship.
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|Producer's Description|| Type: b> Red Wine Naturally Glykys
Category: b> Epitrapezios
Varietal composition: b> Mandilaria 100%
Vinification: b> The grapes are sun dried for 10-12 days to pass ekragistirio. The wines are matured and aged in old oak barrels for 24 months ligotero.
Organoleptic characteristics: b> Deep and rich red color, with a successful balance between sugars, tannins and acidity. With a strong and complex epigefsi.
Aging potential: b> Aperioristi
Serving: b> Strong cheese and dried fruits, sweets sokolata.
vineyard Location: b> Santorini, Oia (in the northern part of the island)
Territory: b> consists of fragments of black lava, volcanic ash and pumice (pumice). From its mechanical labeled "gritty". It is poor in organic matter and nitrogen, with minimal clay and a negligible content of CaCo 3 sub>.
Age of vineyard: b> Over 50 eton.
Performance: b> Due to its technical liasimatos 100 kg of grapes yields about 20lt mousto.
Date of harvest: b> Finally August
|Greek Grape Variety||Mantilaria|
|Quality category||Επιτραπέζιος Οίνος Φυσικώς Γλυκύς|
|When to Drink||Ages well|
|Taste Character||Hedonistic sweetness and aromatic complexity|
|Excellent match with||Επιδόρπια με μαύρη (bitter) σοκολάτα, παλαιωμένα κίτρινα τυριά, τάρτες και γλυκά με ξηρούς καρπούς.|
|Good match with||Cheese Hard Yellow Aged, Deserts Chocolate|
|Awards|| 2011 b>
rating 93/100 u> by Mark Squires in Wine Advocate (Issue 200 April-2012 - eRobertparker.com) for APILIOTIS MEZZO
Bronze Medal u> in the competition "International Wine & Spirits Competition" for SIGALAS APILIOTIS Mezzo Vintage 2004
Bronze Medal u> in the competition "International Wine Challenge" for SIGALAS APILIOTIS Mezzo Vintage 2004
Praise in the international competition "International Wine Challenge", in February 2009 for SIGALAS APILIOTIS Mezzo Vintage 2004