http://hellenicgrocery.co.uk/product/chryso-ampeli-750ml/ 2573 Chryso Ampeli Red PDO 13% ABV 750ml http://hellenicgrocery.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Damaskinos-2012.jpg 16.79 16.79 GBP InStock /Drinks/Wines/Red Wines /Drinks/Wines Damascenos Red is a red dry wine, and has a protected designations of origin. Damaskinos means aromas of prune in Greek, this wine got its name from these aromas prune that you can find in it. 13% ABV
TypeRed, dry, vin de garde
Grape varietyXinomavro 100%
AgeingThe ageing of the wine takes place under controlled conditions of temperature and humidity, for 18 months in French oak barrels from which. 6 months in selected first use French oak barrels with heavy burn. Final ageing in bottle.
AppearanceDeep red colour with auburn sheen.
BouquetIn the nose, dominates aromas of dry fruits, cinnamon and note of wood. By stirring the wine we have vanilla, tomato, olive and chocolate aromas.
PalateRobust wine, complex with rich body, conserving a persistent but calm coarseness due to soft and well structured tannins. The finish is smooth and leaves an after taste of black fruits and presence of lively tannins.
Tasting temperatureAround 20°C, it is good to decant so as to appreciate its whole complexity
Food pairingThis rich ‘‘vin de garde’’ with a complex character will be an excellent partner to lamb and other red meats and spicy cheese
CellarBetween 5 to 8 years
|Alcohol||13 % vol.|
|Residual sugar||1,8 g/l|
|Total acidity||5,7 g/l|
Chryso Ampeli Red PDO 13% ABV 750ml