Santo Wines Assyritko 2013
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Wine Spectator 91
"Intense golden raisin, tarragon and grapefruit flavors give this white good cut. Very minerally in the mid palate, with a luscious finish that combines candied mint and dried mango flavor. Exotic and richly spiced. Drink now through 2020. 40,000 cases made. " ~ KM

" Characteristics: Shiny and yellowish, make a unique statement with its varietal character, which embraces white flowers, citrus fruits aromas and intense minerality. Vivid, with full, well balanced body and ... read more
This is a white wine
Item ID: #17402
Size: 750mL (wine)
Closure: Cork

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Wine Spectator 91
"Intense golden raisin, tarragon and grapefruit flavors give this white good cut. Very minerally in the mid palate, with a luscious finish that combines candied mint and dried mango flavor. Exotic and richly spiced. Drink now through 2020. 40,000 cases made. " ~ KM

" Characteristics: Shiny and yellowish, make a unique statement with its varietal character, which embraces white flowers, citrus fruits aromas and intense minerality. Vivid, with full, well balanced body and distinctive long after taste.

About the Winery: Today, we are very proud because in the most modern winery facility, where the technological perfection is harmonized with the uniqueness of our island, we create our famous wines. Our winery, which operates since 1992, is sited on the edge of Caldera, in the middle of Santorini vineyard. It is of 5000 tons capacity.

Santo Wines, being environmentally conscious, has built the winery in 5 different levels so that the building is in harmony with the surrounding environment and the vineyards that are spreading out in different ground levels forming the traditional “pezoules” From a technological point of view, the winery is built in different levels so that during the winemaking process the must is transferred by the gravity phenomenon with the minimum use of pumps, technique that protects and promotes the quality of our wines.

Santo Wines winery, situated at Pyrgos village, welcomes every year more than 400.000 visitors from all over the world. " ~ Winery notes

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Santo WinesSanto Wines was founded in 1947 as the Union of Santorini Cooperatives and represented all Santorini wineries. Today, Santo Wines is the biggest producer on the island. The new, state-of-the-art winery was built in 1992 and is situated on the edge of the Caldera in the village of Pyrgos.

Santo Wines, representing all the producers on the island, is committed to producing authentic Santorini wines of superior quality while respecting the Santorini traditional vinification techniques and protecting the precious Santorini vineyards. They developed their own Research and Development Department to regularly launch special projects to evaluate methods to improve cultivation techniques, vinification processes and varietal quality.

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Reviews (3)

Anne

nice wine!

Susan

Great Value and Delicious Summer wine

"Crisp, balanced and austere"

John

Great with Mediterranean seafood dishes

"This wine had a nice combination of citrus and minerality. It went perfectly with the Sea Bass (or Barramundi) with capers, olives and lemon recipe found on the Epicurious website. This wine is a great value at Empire's price."

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