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Sofos

Sofos
2015 Greek White, Corinth

Pair this wine with:
Chicken Fish

Category: Other Greek White

Date Tasted:
Country: Greece
Alcohol: 13% RS: .08%
Organically Grown Grapes
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$12.99
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Sofos
2015 Greek White, Corinth

Pair this wine with:
Chicken Fish

Category: Other Greek White

Date Tasted:
Country: Greece
Alcohol: 13% RS: .08%
Bright golden straw color. Fruity, floral aromas and flavors of spiced peaches, lychee, and potpourri with a silky, tangy, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and an even, captivating, medium-length finish with elements of dried apricot and lemon with no oak flavor. A tangy, lightly floral Greek white that will be good with seafood.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Non-Oaky, Crisp & Lively & Fruity
Aroma Aroma: spiced peaches, lychee, and potpourri
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with elements of dried apricot and lemon
Sweetness Sweetness: Dry-yet-Fruity
Enjoy Enjoy: with food and on its own
Recipes Pairing: Grilled Fish with Lemon and Herbs, Curried Chicken Salad, Chicken Fajitas
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A tangy, lightly floral Greek white that will be good with seafood.

The Importer

Natural Merchants, Inc.

The Importer
560-A NE F St, Suite 330
Grants Pass, OR 97526
USA
1 530-554-2333

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Serve in a White Wine Glass
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