COUTSODONTIS DRY WHITE WINE 2020
Protected Geographical Indication Aegean Sea
Coutsodontis winery produces quality small batch wine in Samos since 2016. The family winery is located in Marathocambos near the traditional stoned terraced vineyards.
Samos has a long heritage in viticulture from the ancient years. Island’s morphology, with the high altitude mountains, the Aegean winds, the poor soils and the unique climate provide excellent conditions to make quality wines.
Variety: Muscat Blanc
Vineyards: Small terraces, 500-700m altitude, manual cultivation
A normal year without extreme temperature differences after spring. The yield was below 5000 kg per hectare.
Harvest has been done manually on cool mornings of September. Grapes are destemed and the juice is exctracted gently and transfered in a stainless steel vat to cool down for settling in order to clear. After the end of fermentation wine ages for three months with its fine lees and bottled.
Alcohol 12,8 %
Total Acidity 6 g/L
Colour: Green yellow with golden highlights
Aroma: Intense but harmonic flower aromas
Flavour: Complex fruity crisp flavour