VARIETY : 100% VIDIANO
VINEYARDS : Vineyards in the mountainous region of Heraklion in Crete. Elevation of 300m, with 17 year old vines.
SOIL : Limestone
CLIMATE : A hot and temperate Mediterranean climate. Summer days relieve by seasonal breezes. Winters very mild with moderate amounts of rain.
WINERY : Founded in 2015 by celebrated Greek wine maker Nikos Karatzas, Oenops is the most newly established winery in the region of Drama. Its main goal is to produce the highest quality wines in limited quantities. The grapes are sourced from personally selected vineyards from Drama and surrounding areas, cultivated by ambitious winegrowers.
VINIFICATION METHOD : Three different fermentation methods on the same vineyard plot. Spontaneous fermentation in amphoras, 5hl barrels and stainless-steel tanks. Blended right after fermentation, following tasting of each partial lot. Six months aging on the fine lees in amphoras. Bottled unfiltered.
SERVING SUGGESTIONS : Serve as a great match for fish, salads, and a large variety of cheeses.
ALCOHOLIC VOLUME [%] : 13
SERVING TEMP : 09-12C