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White wine 2018 P.G.I. Kyklades (Topikos Oinos Kykladon) / Τοπικός οίνος Κυκλάδες Dry "Katsanó", Aegean islands / Νησιά Αιγαίου, Greece

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13%
Price: 23.59 €
Organic labeling: Vegan wine
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Steel
Registration number : #GAW-L261118

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 24 March 2020

The northeastern side sea of the Mediterranean between the east coast Greece and the Turkey is named after the Greek legendary figure Aegean, the King of Athens and father of the legendary hero Theseus. Here are countless islands or groups of islands such as Dodecanese, Sporades and Cyclades (Cyclades). Most of them were settled by the Greeks in 1000 BC. Viticulture and wine culture has an ancient tradition on many of these islands. Already in the antiquity the best Greek wines were produced here and delivered to Rome. On Chios (Khios) the poet died Homer (8th century BC), the island was considered the...

The white grape variety (also Katsamon) comes from Greece. According to carried out in 2007 DNA analysis there is a close relationship with the variety Platani, The parentage is unknown. The early ripening, low-yielding vine is resistant to diseases. It produces a flowery, rather low-acid white wine with aromas of lemon and honey. The variety is in the Cyclades (especially Santorini ) grown. In 2010, however, no stocks were shown (Statistics Kym Anderson ).

Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012

The white grape variety comes from Greece, Synonyms are Gaidouricha, Gaidouriha, Gaydura (Turkey) and Guydourina. According to in 2011 DNA analysis there is one Parent-offspring relationship with the variety Assyrtiko, The early ripening, low-yielding vine is relatively resistant to vine diseases. It produces aromatic white wines with moderate acidity and a light tannin taste. The variety comes from the Cyclades where they are in small quantities Santorini is grown. There are also stocks in the province of Urla near the coast in the far west of the Turkey, No inventory was...

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