Doric Orange Greece 2019Regular price $34.00
From the importer:
Mountainous clones of Roditis and Malagousa grapes are grown organically without irrigation, on the fir mountains of Phocis (800m altitude) by the ancient oracle of Delphi.
Manually harvested and hand selected, destemmed, macerated for 5 days, wild fermented in open wood fermenters in ambient temperatures with no additives, with fir branches and thyme for cap management according to centuries-old traditions. The resin secretion from the fir, supports an almost unsulfured bottling.
Bright orange color, with mountain herbs and citrus, medium body, high acidity, and grippy tannins, with a long aftertaste.
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