MANTINIA TSELEPOS

Winery Ktima Tselepos
Region Peloponnese
Appellation PDO MANTINIA
Wine Style dry white
Varieties Moschofilero
Harvest 2017
Bottle Size 750 ml
Carton 12 x 750 ml

Overview

An all-time classic wine that shaped the taste of Moschofilero and created a new market for wines from Mantinia PDO. Fine, floral and exotic with light alcohol and body, pleasant acidity and a spicy finish. Best for green salads, appetizers and cold dishes, as well as an aperitif. Grapes are sourced from selected clay-soil vineyards of contract growers in Agiorgitika, Lithovounia and Zevgolatio in Arcadia, Peloponnese at 650m. Chilling the grapes in reefers for 24h, crushing, partial cold extraction for 8 hours, pressing and fermentation in stainless steel tanks.

 

 

Tasting Notes

Appearance

Clear, medium lemon

Nose

Clean, pronounced aroma intensity, with aroma characteristics reminiscent of lime, exotic fruits, spices, jasmine, rose pedals, Madagascar plum and flower blossom.

Palate

Dry, high acidity, medium alcohol, medium (-) body, medium (+) flavor intensity with flavor characteristics reminiscent of lemon, starfruit, jasmine, rose and flower blossom. Medium finish.

Drinking time | 1-2 years from vintage

Tasting notes are based on blind tasting events organised by Gregory Kontos, DipWSET in accordance with the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine ®.

 

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