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ALPHA ESTATE ROSE

by ALPHA ESTATE

WINES

Climate: Semi continental with important precipitations, many snowfalls during winters. Fresh, rather dry summers, with cool nights. Year long Northwestern winds. Absence of spring frost.

Harvest: Manual harvesting in small picking boxes.

Vinification: Destemming, no crushing. Cold soak at 5°C for 12 hours and fermentation at gradually increasing temperatures, offering aromatic complexity to the wine. Post maceration with steering the lies for two months.

Tasting Characteristics: Bright rose color, with saumon hints. Fruity nose with rich expression. Well balanced mouth, quite full, fat but balanced, with long aftertaste.

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VARIETAL COMPOSITION

  • Xinomavro 50%, Syrah 50%

LOCATION

  • “Turtles” & “Hedgehog” sub-regions. “Turtles” sub-region is located at an altitude of 660 meters, with northwestern orientation, facing Voras mountain, while “Hedgehog” sub-region is located at an altitude of 690 meters, with northern orientation, facing Petron lake and Voras mountain

REGION

  • Amyndeon plateau. Amyndeon viticulture zone

VINEYARD

  • 69ha of Linear, privately owned vineyard situated at an altitude of 620-710 m

SOIL

  • Sandy – sandy clay soil of excellent drainage