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Assopos Chora

Assopos Chora
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Type: Rose Dry, Protected Geographical Indication Corinth Varietal Composition: Agiorgitiko – Sklava

Vineyards: From the Zacharias family vineyards at Nemea. The vineyards are being cultivated by practicing a certified Integrated Viticultural Management System for the Production of Wine Grapes, according to standards AGRO 2.1 and AGRO 2.2.

Altitude: 360m. from sea level

Wine making: Rose classic wine making method, with a 14-16 hours skin contact in controlled fermentation temperature up to 20°c in inox tanks.

Characteristics: This wine, with the bright rose colour, comes from two indigenous grape varieties: the famous Agiorgitiko and the rare Sclava. These varieties are being cultivated in the microclimate of Nemea Region, by the sides of Asopos River. The varieties potentials, the respect in vinification and the stay of the wine in barrels for a short time are vesting "Asopou Chora" with a cool flavour, a fruity aromatic character, good balance and a long nice aftertaste.