Limniona New Age Zafeirakis BIO

Taste of elegant red fruits and minerality reflecting the vineyard’s flintstone soil – BIO.

Brand: Domaine Zafeirakis
SKU: Zafw002 Categories: ,

144,90 DKK

14 in stock

Description

Vineyards location: Tirnavos /Paleomilos. The vineyard (8 -12 years old) is situated at an altitude of 200-300m.
Soil: : Clayey soil with high calcium concentration
Climate: Rare rainfalls, dry & hot summer
Yield: 90hl/ha

Vinification Method: Classic vinification method of red wine without the use of selected yeast and enzymes , in 3,000L 5000L wooden tanks of Austrian oak. The extraction takes from 20-24 days. Maturing is taken place in barrel 3000, 5000L for the 12 months .
Ageing : 6 months in tanks
Ageing process: Old oak barrels
Duration 12 months
Way of ageing: In cellar

Tasting Characteristics: Nose full of red fruit, with a focus on strawberry, cherry and pomegranate. Subtle herbal character. Soft and quite pleasing on the palate, with low key but lively tannins.
Best served at 16 °C

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Food Pairing

Pasta with red sauce, meat with light red sauce, salmon burger, grilled red meat, Asian food with meat and spicy red sauces.