"Blanc de Noir"... a white from red wine from the famous "Xinomavro" variety!
"Blanc de Noir" from "Elinos Winery" is the quintessence of white wine which brings out the oenologists' art in obtaining the white grape must of the Xinomavro red grapes’ variety, a method known as "blanc de noir". This wine is produced by organic grapes of exceptional quality, cultivated in Elinos vineyards with utmost care.
Type: Dry White Wine
Classification: Protected Geographical Indication (P.G.I.)
Variety: Xinomavro (Greek Indigenous Variety) from Naoussa
Vineyard: South-eastern slopes of Mount Vermio (300 m.), Polla Nera region, Imathia
Vinification: According to the method "blanc de noir", namely by obtaining the white grape must of red grapes. It is a well structured wine with a strong yellow colour that tends to be rose because of the maturation in oak barrels.
Bottling: "Elinos Winery", Fitia, Imathia
Maturation: 3 months in French oak barrels & 6 months in bottle
Alcoholic Content: 12.5% Vol.
Ageing Period: 2-3 years