N lazaridi Black sheep red 2020


The N. Lazaridi Black Sheep Red 2020 is a distinctive blend of Shiraz/Syrah and Merlot grapes from Drama, Macedonia, Greece. This red wine exhibits a dark red color and an array of sharp, fresh aromas, including pepper, blackberry, violet, bitter almond, morello, vanilla, carnation, and thyme, complemented by a unique hint of ham. The wine is noted for its 89 mentions of black fruit notes, particularly plum and black cherry. On the palate, it presents a light mouth-feel with pronounced acidity and tannins, delivering intense aromas of mature red fruits and subtle hints of pepper. The texture is velvety, leading to a soft, aromatic, and fruity aftertaste. This wine is recommended to be served at 16-18°C and pairs perfectly with red meat, spicy cheese, and refreshing dishes. It has the potential to age gracefully for up to five years post-harvest