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THALIA RED SYRAH-KOTSIFALI 2019 PGI Crete
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer THALIA
Assessed from a bottle purchased at the LCBO. Bright fairly deep ruby colour. Clean, fresh, bright, ripe, plum-cherry nose with some slightly spicy hints of strawberry. Dry medium to medium-light bodied, bright, fresh, ripe, red and black cherry flavours with a crisp, refreshing, unoaked finish. Attractive, versatile and ready-to-drink this easy-drinking 50% blend of the indigenous Kotsifali grape and 50% Syrah has 12.5% alcohol and 4 g/L residual sugar with lot number L19313 on the back label. This means that this 2019 vintage was bottled on Saturday, November 9, 2019. Screwcap closure. NEW in Vintages. CSPC 15285
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Kol Gro
Country Greece
Region Crete
Rating **/**+(88 points)
Fresh, Dry, Bright, Cherry
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
TASTING NOTE: The popular Cretan blend of Syrah and the indigenous Kotsifali makes expressive, soft wines with layered red fruit, earth and spice notes. You can expect an easy-drinking wine with excellent balance and zest. This is a lithe style of red that will pair with grilled lamb or barbecued ribs. Price $ 10.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - July 25, 2020
Cases bought 219 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

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