OENOPS, APLA WHITE 2022
VARIETY : MALAGOUSIA, ASSYRTIKO, RODITIS
VINEYARDS : Vineyards in the north of Greece (Drama region of Macedonia) with 12-45 year old vines. Wholly sustainable.
SOIL : Diverse range of soil characteristics.
CLIMATE : A warm and temperate climate with an average temperature of 14C and rainfall of 520mm. Heated summers with mild, wetter winters.
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 surrouding areas of Macedonia, cultivated by ambitious winegrowers.
VINIFICATION METHOD : Sorting of the grapes and either direct pressing or limited cold maceration. Fermentation in inox tanks and amphoras. Four months aging on the fine lees before bottling.
SERVING SUGGESTIONS : Goes perfectly with seafood and salad, sushi and Asian cuisine in general.
TASTING CHARACTERISTICS: Attractive tropical fruit in the nose, with a hint of floral and white pepper Rich with restrained acidity and a lingering fruity finish
ALCOHOLIC VOLUME [%] : 13
SERVING TEMP : 08-10C