This wine will deceive you but you won’t mind once you realize Lantides Estate has produced a Moschofilero that some argue is the perfect white wine. It plays an enjoyable trick to the senses, meeting you first with sweet aromas, then embracing the tongue with a bone-dry mouthfeel.
Similar To: Muscat, Muscato, Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc
Tastes Like: It has an inviting array of aromas, from freshly cut lemons, lemon barley water and lychees to yellow blossom, stone and herbal tea, which leads to a dry and bracing palate with surprising depth and great balance.
Pairs With: It serves as a fantastic aperitif, but also works well with shellfish, sushi, fresh seafood, Greek appetizers, grilled fish, curries, and spicy food.
PGI Peloponnese: The Peloponnese Peninsula is a large landform on the southern edge of continental Greece. Covered in mountains, rugged plateaus and valleys, the area has an abundance of climate and terrain suitable for premium viticulture.
Variety: 100% Moschofilero
The Winery:Lantides Estate is a family business, established in 1993 by Panos Lantides, focusing on premium Greek wines. Lantides Winery is in Nemea, one of the most famous wine zones in Greece and the biggest protected wine zone for red varieties in Greece with more of 3000 hectares of vineyards.