Ambelos Phos, Zacharias Wines

Ambelos Phos

Type: Dry Red Wine.
Classification: Protected Geographical Indication Peloponnese.
Grape Varieties: 85% Aghiorgitiko – 15% Cabernet Sauvignon.
Description: The noblest Greek variety, the Aghiorgitiko, is blended with the cosmopolitan Cabernet Sauvignon, in wine of vivid ruby-red color. A quite rich mouth, but with relatively soft tannins, and vivid aromas of cherry, gooseberry, cedar and vanilla.
Vineyards: From selected vineyards in the semi-mountainous areas of Nemea.
Harvest Dates: Mid September.
Vinification: A 10-12 day extraction at 22-25 οC, it matures for 3 months in French, oaken, third- or fourth-use barrels.
Served At: 22-25 οC.
Food pairings: Yellow cheeses, red-sauce pasta, red-sauce chicken or pork.

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RECOGNITION

Bronze medal for the 2010 production. International Wine Challenge, 2011.

83 / 100 for the 2009 production. Wein Plus, 2010.

Silver medal for the 2012 production. AWC Vienna, 2013.

Silver medal for the 2013 production. AWC Vienna, 2014.

Επαινος for the 2013 production. International Wine Challenge, 2014.

Seal of Aproval for the 2014 production. AWC Vienna, 2015.

Bronze medal for the 2015 production. International Wine Challenge, 2016.

Silver medal for the 2017 production. AWC Vienna, 2018.

Ambelos Phos, Zacharias Wines