Natural sweet wine from Fokiano variety (100%) from hand picked noble rot grapes with P.G.I. IKARIA

Amber color with orange highlights and full bodied with long lasting legs.

Intense and rich “nose” with predominant aromas of honey, mushrooms and dried fruits.

Rich and warm, its high acidity balancing its high alcohol content. Long-lasting aftertaste with hints of dried herbs and truffle mushrooms.

Food Pairing: Served as an aperitif or as dessert wine. Paired with caramelized fruits, fruits with honey, Foie gras, fruit salads, chocolate, dried nuts, and high-fat cheeses with honey.

Best served at 8-10°C.

30 in stock

SKU: AG-4946112 Category:
Weight 1,3 kg

Wine: Natural sweet red

Varietal composition: Fokiano variety 100%.

Protected Geographical Indication (PGI): Ikaria

Region/Vine domain: Ikaria | Profitis Ilias (600 m. alt.) and Litani (400 m. alt.) from organic cultivation vines.

Vinification: Dehydration on plants and frames; “Cold soaking” pre-fermentation before sediment is removed. Wild indigenous yeast fermentation in stainless steel tanks (lower than 10° C/80 days). Wine stored in oak barrels for 2 years, where aeration, stirring, & decanting is repeated 4 times, before it is siphoned off in stainless steel tanks for another 2 years. Bottled unfiltered & unfined; only a minimal addition of sulfites upon bottling.

Aging: Susceptible to very long aging.

Production: 500 bottles we made.