Estate Alpha Xinomavro Reserve 2014

Estate Alpha Xinomavro Reserve 2014
Details
Style
Type
VarietyXinomavro
Vintage
Alcohol Vol13.5%
Bottle Size (lt)0.75
Price per litre:21.20€
Vinification method18 months in French oak barrels, followed by 18 months in the bottle.
DrinkCan be long aged
Natural WinesNo
Serving
Food-Cooking StyleGame animals and grilled meat or cooked in spicy, rich sauces, tomato braised food, ripe and spicy cheeses.
Serve Temp16 – 18 °C
Ideal combinations
OccasionThe Daily, Dinner with friends
Food typeCold Cuts/Sausages, Goat, Offals, Game, Beef, Yellow Cheeses
Cooking styleTomato Sauce, Grilled / BBQ, In the oven, Stewed, Souffle / Au gratin, Smoked, French Cuisine, Italian Cuisine

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Dense crimson color, complex and charming nose, which unfolds the typical varietal aromas such as ripe tomato, olive leaves, plum jam and pepper. Mouth-feel with a pretty good volume and “supporting” tannins, enhancing acidity and a long aftertaste.

eRobertParker2006: 91, 2007: 92, 2008: 93, 2009: 90, 2010: 92, 2011: 94, 2012: 94
Decanter2011: Silver, 2012: Bronze, 2013: Bronze (89)
Wine Enthusiast2010: 87
Jancis Robinson2014: 17.5
  • MSRP
  • 16.70€
  • 15.90€
  • Ex Tax: 12.82€
  • Price in reward points: 340

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