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Mavrotragano

MAVROTRAGANONEW

APPELLATION: Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) Cyclades

TYPE: Red dry wine

VARIETAL COMPOSITION: Mavrotragano (100%)


Tasting Note

Born on the volcanic soil of Santorini, Mavrotragano is a rare indigenous red variety that offers wines of sheer individuality. 

Vibrant ruby red color. Exuberant nose with red and black fruits like cherries and berries with notes of vanilla and tobacco.  The generous and structured palate with soft tannins shows excellent ageing potential.

  • Vine parcels at Santorini island at an altitude up to 400 meters above the sea level

    Age of vines: 20 – 60 years

    Planting density: 2,000-2,300 plants per hectare

    Yield per hectare: 3,000 kg

    Classic red vinification for this ancient local red variety.

    It was bottled unfiltered there is a possibility for sediment to be created in the bottle.

    Maturation: 12 months in medium toasted 225Lt French oak barrels.

  • 2017 Vintage

    ABV (alc by vol) pH TA (gr/lt) RS
    13.2 3.77 5.0 3.2

     

    2016 Vintage / 5,000 bottles produced

    ABV (alc by vol) pH TA (gr/lt) RS
    12.9 3.73 6.0 2.7

     

    NEW

    2015 Vintage

    ABV (alc by vol) pH TA (gr/lt) RS
    13.4 3.45 6.0 2.58

     

    2014 Vintage

    ABV (alc by vol) pH TA (gr/lt) RS
    14.3 3.2 5.66 2.9

     

    2013 Vintage

    ABV (alc by vol) pH TA (gr/lt) RS
    12.85 3.52 5.0 2.0

     

    2012 Vintage

    ABV (alc by vol) pH TA (gr/lt) RS
    13.0 3.55 5.33 1.8

     

    2011 Vintage

    ABV (alc by vol) pH TA (gr/lt) RS
    13.35 3.50 5.30 1.9

  • 2016 Vintage

    THESSALONIKI INTERNATIONAL WINE AND SPIRITS COMPETITION 2018 – BRONZE 

     

    2015 Vintage

    ROBERT PARKER’s WINE ADVOCATE (June 2017)90 points

    WINE AND SPIRITS (Year’s Best Greek Wines – August 2017) – 90 points

     

    2013 Vintage

    TEXSOM INTERNATIONAL WINE AWARDS 2016 – BRONZE 

     

    2012 Vintage

    THESSALONIKI INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION 2015 – SILVER 

     

    2011 Vintage

    THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS AND TEXSOM INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION 2014 – SILVER                         

    THESSALONIKI INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION 2014 – GOLD 

     

    2010 Vintage

    INTERNATIONAL WINE AND SPIRITS COMPETITION 2013 – BRONZE 

    INTERNATIONAL WINE CHALLENGE 2013 – COMMENTED

    WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE (Aug. issue 2013) – 89 points & Year’s Best & Best Buy

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  • Looking for the previous packaging of our Mavrotragano? Check the previous bottle and label here. If you have one at home (stored properly in a cool place), enjoy now or save for a special time as Mavrotragano has a great ageing potential.

 

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Date: August 17, 2012
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