Evharis Assyrtico sur lie 2020


The Evharis Assyrtiko Sur Lie, , is a distinguished white wine produced by Domaine Evharis in the Gerania Mountains of Greece, an area with a rich history of viticulture. This wine is made exclusively from the Assyrtiko grape variety, renowned for its complexity, depth, and structure, traits often associated with Assyrtiko wines from Santorini. The grapes are handpicked from Domaine Evharis' private vineyards and are processed with meticulous care to preserve their quality. The vinification process includes fermentation with selected yeasts at a controlled temperature in stainless steel tanks, followed by maturation with the wine's fine lees for around six months. This method results in a wine that exhibits vibrant freshness, sharp acidity, and an oily texture. The Assyrtiko Sur Lie Domaine Evharis has a medium lemon color and features discreet aromas of lemon, lime peel, citron, grapefruit, unripe peach, dough, and wet stone. On the palate, it offers a medium to full body, pronounced acidity, and flavors of juicy lemon, grapefruit, sanguine, peach, cherry plum, and pineapple, complemented by notes of salinity, dough, and honeysuckle. The wine is described as having a medium body and high acidity, making it a versatile choice for pairing with various dishes. It is recommended to be served at around 10°C and has an alcohol content of 13%. While it can be enjoyed currently, it also has the potential to develop further over the next five years. The Assyrtiko Sur Lie is best paired with seafood, roasted fish, pasta, and white cheese, making it a versatile choice for various culinary experiences