Alpha Estate Ecosystem Sauvignon Blanc Fume Single Block ”Kaliva”
Protected Geographical Indication Florina
Variety Composition: Sauvignon Blanc 100%.
Region / Location / Vineyard:
Amyndeon plateau. Amyndeon viticulture zone. North-western Macedonia. “Children’s” & “Alpheta” sub-regions. 69ha of Linear, privately owned vineyard situated at an altitude of 620-710m.
Vinification Method & Maturation:
Skin contact under inert atmosphere at low temperature, controlled alcoholic fermentation in fine grain, medium toast Vosges oak barrique casks with regular stirring. Maximum 7 months following vinification in the same oak casks.
Brilliant light yellow color with greenish hints. Intense and rich nose, typical of the variety, with citrus, passion fruit, honeydew and hints of oak. Full mouth, creamy, with excellent balance, freshness and finesse. Persistent after taste aromas with long finish.
White meats in rich creamy sauces by themselves or with pasta, smoked fishes, raw shell fish and crustaceans. Fish platters, grilled fishes.
Best served at 12,5ο C. (54.5 οF)