syrah pelagia

PELAGIA

PELAGIA
Dry Red Wine
Protected Geographical Indication, Drama

Region / Vineyard
Adriani, Drama viticultural zone, North – East Macedonia. 20 Ha linear privately owned vineyards situated at an altitude of 200 300 m. Clay soil of fine drainage over thin limestones.

Varietal Composition
Syrah 90%, Limnio 10%

Vinification
Classic red at 24οC, followed by ageing on fine lees for 2 months. The oxidative ageing is made in the underground cellar in French oak barrels for 3 months. Separate vinification for each variety and blending after the end of maturation.

Tasting Notes
Deep red color with attractive glows. Plethoric aromas reminding of berries, plums and cherries. Hints of vanilla and clove. Velvety flavor and long-lasting aftertaste.

Food Pairing
Grilled meat, various stews, pork in Madeira sauce or spicy sauces.
Various mature cheeses. Served at 18οC.