Naoussea Xinomavro

 

Produced from select vineyards cultivated in the Ramnista area, in the heart of the Naoussa appellation zone.

 

A typical ‘vin de garde’, full of local character.

           

Vintage: 2015

 

Varietal: 100% Xinomavro

 

Type: Dry Red Wine

 

Vinification: Classical red wine vinification. Undergoes malolactic fermentation. It is set to age in French oak barrels for 1 year and then set to age for at least one more year in the bottle.

 

Tasting Notes: Foundis Naoussea is an intense red color. On the nose, there are aromas of red fruit, coffee, cocoa, wood and a hint of tomato and nature. On the palate, you find that this is a well-rounded wine with a rich tannic structure and a slight hint of wood due to the oak barrel aging. Goes nicely with some grilled meats, pork, or meats with tomato sauces.

 

Aging: 10+ years

Ktima Foundi Xinomavro: 95 pts. Wine Advocate

 

This wine is produced exclusively from a single vineyard of 1.5 acres situated in the Karaoutsa area of Nea Stranza.

 

Vintage: 2012

 

Varietal: 100% Xinomavro

 

Type: Dry Red Wine

 

Vinification: Classical red wine vinification. The wine is aged for one year in French oak barrels and for at least one additional year in the bottle, thus ensuring the full development of its rich bouquet.

 

Tasting Notes:  Ktima Foundi is a well-developed deep red color. The nose consists of a rich bouquet of aromas including red fruits, spices, good wood, olives and tomato. On the palate you will find that this wine drinks very smoothly. It is rich in tannins and has a nice balance of acidity. Aromas of wood and tomato can be slightly picked up in the flavor.

 

The Ktima Foundi Xinomavro drinks nicely with roasted meats with tomato based sauces and yellow cheeses.

Aging: a long time

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