If intense flavor concentration and character, but elegant tannins, is what you seek in a red wine, then meet this Syrah by Karipidis estate. Bold enough to be noticed but soft enough to enjoy alone or while dining.
Similar To: Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache, Zinfandel
Tastes Like: With deep purple color and violet sheens in its early years, this Syrah has a complex nose dominated by cherries, black pepper, and thyme, as well as truffle, vanilla, and sweet wood. Rich in the mouth, with lively but velvety tannins, it captivates with a long-lasting aftertaste of fruit, spice, and oak.
Pairs With: Serve with beef, lamb, spicy food, and mature and hard cheeses.
Variety: 100% Syrah
The winery: Wines of Greece offers many wines from this family-operated vineyard located in the small mountains of Vounaina, Karipidis Estate.