Florina 2007 Alpha Estate A 750ml
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Alpha Estate 2007 Florina 750ml

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91 POINTS. ALPHA ESTATE RED 2007 # 186 December 2009. Reviewed by MARK SQUIRES The 2007 ALPHA ESTATE, a blend of international grapes and Xinomavro, may be the best wine yet from this estate. There is a touch of oak on opening, but then it evolves into something richer and oakier, with intensity and focus on the finish, and increasing harmony. I loved its depth and concentration, which it maintains without sacrificing its elegance. Drink 2011-2022.

Tasting Characteristics: Deep ruby color with purple hints. Powerful, pungent aromas of sweet cherry, candied plum and toasty vanillin oak. Full bodied and deep in dark fruit flavors, with a peppery and strong oak spicy accents background. The solid tannins build through the finish but there is plenty of supporting depth of fruit here, not to mention a bright acid lift on the back that adds energy. A ‘’Vin de Garde’’ with a great future.

Variety Composition: Syrah 60%, Xinomavro 20%, Merlot 20%.

Region / Location / Vineyard / Soil: Amyndeon plateau. Amyndeon viticulture zone. Northwestern Macedonia. “Children’s” & “Horses” subregions. 69ha of linear privately owned vineyard. Altitude of 620-710 m. Sandy - sandy clay soil of excellent drainage over thin limestone layer.

Density of plantation / Harvest / Yield: 3.900 shoots / ha. Manual harvesting in small picking boxes, middles of September – beginnings of October. 4.300 kgrs / ha post to green harvest & selection.

Vinification Method & Ageing: Destemming, light crushing, cold soak – skin contact under controlled conditions, alcoholic fermentation at gradual increasing temperatures, maintenance of wine “sur lie” for eight months with regular stirring. Twelve months minimum in Allie - Bertrange oak casks medium - light toast. No treatment or filtration before bottling, and twelve months in bottles.

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