General description: Organic Dry Red wine made with grapes of the Greek Thessalian variety Limniona
Varieties: Limniona 100%
Classification: Meteora Protected Geographical Indication
Terroir: Vineyards on slopes around Meteora Rocks and Prehistorical Cave of Theopetra. Continental climate with cold winters and sunny and dry summers. High diurnal temperature range during spring and summer. Calcareous clay soil and slate subsoil making the vineyards “shallow” and providing excellent drainage.
Harvest: 3rd week of September
Vinification: Controlled fermentation in French oak vats and aging in French and American oak barriques for 12 months and bottle aging for another 12 months.
Deep ruby color with violet highlights, aromas of cherry and raspberry, dried
fruits and spicy aromas of nutmeg and black pepper. In the mouth round with silky tannins, red fruit flavors and a long aftertaste.
Aging potential: Keep for 3-10 years.
Producer: TSILILIS K.S.A. is a Winery-Distillery founded in 1989 and situated at Meteora, Trikala in Thessaly (Central Greece), possessing a 20 hectares organically cultivated vineyard around Meteora Rocks and the prehistoric Cave of Theopetra, in the Meteora PGI appellation. Among our products there are still and sparkling wines as well as grape distillates.