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Chateau Julia - Agiorgitiko 2019

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€18.40
SKU
41
Dry, Still, Red, Agiorgitiko, Ages well
The Costa Lazaridis Estate is a pioneer being one of the first wineries to plant Agiorgitiko outside the Peloponnese and specifically in 1998 in Drama, at the foot of Mount Menoiki. The wine, after aging for 12 months in French oak barrels, of which 20% is new, shows a rich ruby ​​color and complex aroma dominated by ripe red fruits and sweet spices. In the mouth it is exuberant with a nice balance between high alcohol, acidity and noticeable tannins, while its aftertaste lasts and focuses on sour cherries. It is a wine that has the structure to evolve for at least 5 more years.
As soon meets Refosco, our Agiorgitiko sad and becomes hard and wild. This wine intended for aging, unless you find the dark meat and strong will "tame" ...
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Producer Lazaridis Costas
Producer's Description

Mediterranean flair with Italian and Greek Refosco Agiorgitiko to join forces in an explosive combination.

Dark red with intense violet hues, the nose appears complex, with notes of wild cherry and forest fruit aromas alternating with coconut and chocolate. In the mouth it is bulky and greasy with harmonious acidity, robust tannins that will allow it to age for many years and can finish embellished with barrel flavors. Enjoy

ideal at 18 ° C with fatty meats and rich aromatic sauces.

Wine Color Red
Greek Grape Variety Agiorgitiko
Quality category Δράμα ΠΓΕ
Vintage 2019
Country Greece
Region Macedonia/Drama
Volume 750ml
Bottle Size 0.75lt
Dryness Dry
Style Still
When to Drink Ages well
Taste Character Red dense with great complexity
Excellent match with ψητά κόκκινα κρέατα, με ζυμαρικά με πλούσιες κοκκινιστές, μουσακά, κρεατόπιτες, πίτσες με αλλαντικά και χωριάτικα λουκάνικα.
Good match with Cheese Hard Yellow Aged, Meat Beef Grilled, Meat Pork Grilled, Κυνήγι Ψητό Φούρνου
Awards • Gold Medal, Selections Mondiales 2010, Canada
Type of Box Wooden

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