Red wine lovers who crave big tannins and complex aromas and flavors will love this Greek rendition of one of Italy's most popular native varietals. Grab a few bottles because you will want to open one now and store one for later so you can experience this special wine at all its stages of aging.
Similar To: Italian Nebbiolo
Tastes Like: This burgundy-hued wine has concentrated aromas of black pepper, blackberry, black cherry, and characteristics of its French oak, such as vanilla, coconut, and sweet wood. A full-bodied wine with high acidity, rich but rounded tannins, very pleasing structure, and a long-lasting spicy aftertaste. A lively, complex, and age-worthy wine.
Pairs With: This wine will complement beef, lamb, veal, mature and hard cheeses, and cooked mushrooms.
Variety: 100% Nebbiolo
The winery: Wines of Greece offers many wines from this family-operated vineyard located in the small mountains of Vounaina, Karipidis Estate.