Aphros Silenus Vinho Verde 2010
Aphros Silenus Vinho Verde 2010
Product ID:kip108

Vintage
2010
Style
Red    Full body  Light body
Region
Portugal Vinho Verde
Class
DOC Vinho Verde
Price
750ml  ¥4,638  (Tax included:¥5,101)
Grapes
Vinhão 100%
Alcohol
13.0%
Notes on Production
Granitic and sandy limestone soil. Fermentation in granite tanks between 19 and 22ºC. Maceration with skins in inox vats/Pressing/Malolatic fermentation/Aging in French oak barrels for 9 months.
Tasting Notes
Intense purple wine, almost black. It has a concentrated aroma of exotic wild berries jam, vanilla and spices. Elegant, potent, and voluminous in the mouth, with a silky texture. A complex and well structured wine with acidity characteristic to the region.
Serving Temperature
10-12℃
Food Pairing
Steak with cream, cheese or pepper sauce; herb grilled lamb, game, pasta, Indian and Thai food
Notes
Silenus is the mentor and companion of Dionysus, the Greek god of wine.
Awards
Gold Medal in Mundus Vini 2012(Germany)
Status
Uncertified organic/Biodynamically produced, Direct Import
Organic Certification
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