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Greece's most planted variety is starting to make a comeback as more winemakers focus on quality producing richer, full-bodied white wines reminiscent of Chardonnay.

Full-Bodied White

Primary Flavors

  • Green Apple

  • Honeydew Melon

  • Lime Zest

  • Lemon Curd

  • Resin

Taste Profile

  • Body: Medium
  • Sweetness: Dry
  • Tannin: Low/None
  • Acidity: Medium-Low
  • Alcohol: 11.5–13.5% ABV


  • Serving Temp Cold (45–55°F)
  • Glass TypeAroma Collector
  • Decant No
  • Ageability3-5 years
  • Avg Price $13.00

Food Pairing

A unique white with subtle resinous notes giving it the ability to match with heavily marinated meats including those from Polynesian, Mexican and Caribbean cuisines.

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