Protected Geographical Indication Heraklion
Grape Variety: Syrah
Region: Archanes and Skalani, Heraklion.
Terroir: Altitude of 350-500 meters, hillside vineyards in fertile, mostly calcareous soils. Yields of 60 hl/ha, royat pruning, vineyards over 10 years old which produce wines with full body and high aromatic potential.
Oenology: Extraction period of 10 days. Inoculation with selected non-aromatic yeasts so that the typical varietal aromas unfold, followed by alcoholic fermentation in automated stainless steel tanks at 18°-25°C.
Personality: Shiny ruby colour. Intense aromas of red fruits like plum, cherry and gooseberry. Full body with fine, rounded tannins and pleasant long aftertaste.
Available in 750ml and 187ml bottles.