2012 Turtles Bay Syrah by Ktima Alpha, Vol 14%

2012 Turtles Bay Syrah by Ktima Alpha, Vol 14%

Regular price £17.00 Sale

Grape Variety: 100% Syrah

Region: Amyndeon / N-W Greece

Did You Know?

Alpha Estate is situated in the "Ampelia" location (meaning vines), in the heart of the Amyndeon region, an area of VQPRD wines in the northern part of Greece.

Flavour Notes:

Bright, deep ruby colour. It has beautiful Syrah fruit silky and ripe.

Rich and intricate bouquet, earthy, dominated by leather and cherry brandy aromas, with peppery and plumy background.

Generous, full bodied, chewy, robust wine with a velvety taste. Vanilla, wood, mocha and toffee hints. Slightly tannic finish with long persistent aromas.

TGL Recommendation:

Charcuterie platter (Pastourma, Smoked eel & Greek mountain tea cured duck breast)

Veal escalope, grilled lamb (cutlet, sausage & tongue) grilled chicken,
marinated tomatoes, galotiri, tzatziki

Tigania (home made lamb sausage & sweetbreads, shallots, peppers), sourdough bruschetta

Grilled best end of veal, mavromatika fasolia (black eyed bean, tomatoes & olives salad)

Seared spring lamb, slow oven braised okra & Tinos graviera