Boutari Kretikos White 2018

Boutari Kretikos White 2018

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Varietal
Vilana
Region
Greece
Alcohol
11.5%

Overview

Boutari Kretikos has helped set the quality standards of Cretan wines worldwide. Kretikos, which means “originating in Crete,” the southernmost and biggest island of Greece, is crafted from carefully selected indigenous Vilana (Vee-la-na) grapes. The wine offers a soft yellow color, intense citrus fruit aromas of pineapple and grapefruit and a long aromatic finish. Enjoy it at 46-50◦F as an aperitif or with seafood, cheese, and fruit.

Aging

3 months in stainless steel tanks

Fermentation

Classic white fermentation for 15 days at 18-20 degrees celcius.

Winemaker

Yiannis Voyatzis

Tasting Notes

Style

Aromatic, Fresh, Intense

Flavor

Citrus, Floral, Peach, Pineapple

Aroma

Intense citrus fruit aromas of pineapple and grapefruit and a long aromatic finish.

Taste

Very good balance with a mild taste, pleasant acidity and long-lasting aftertaste