Winery Argyros Vinsanto Mezzo
This wine is a blend of 2 varietals which are the Aidani and the Assyrtiko.
This wine generally goes well with
The Vinsanto Mezzo of the Winery Argyros is in the top 80 of wines of Santorini.
Wine flavors and olphactive analysis
On the nose the Vinsanto Mezzo of Winery Argyros in the region of Santorini often reveals types of flavors of non oak, microbio or citrus fruit.
Discover the grape variety: Aidani
This grape variety has been cultivated in Greece for a very long time - most often at high altitudes - more specifically in the Cyclades islands, the island of Rhodes, Crete, etc. and is practically unknown in other wine-producing countries, including France. We can meet the black aidani or mavro, very rare, it has however no link with the white or aspro.
Last vintages of this wine
The best vintages of Vinsanto Mezzo from Winery Argyros are 2016, 2015, 2017
Informations about the Winery Argyros
The Winery Argyros is one of of the world's great estates. It offers 21 wines for sale in the of Santorini to come and discover on site or to buy online.
The wine region of Santorini
The wine region du Santorini is located in the region of Cyclades in Aegean Sea in Greece. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Argyros or the Domaine Argyros produce mainly wines white, sweet and red. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Santorini are Assyrtiko, Aidani and Vidiano, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Santorini often reveals types of flavors of butterscotch, eucalyptus or dark chocolate and sometimes also flavors of raspberry, red cherry or cocoa.
The wine region of Cyclades
The wine region du Cyclades is located in the region in Aegean Sea in Greece. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Argyros or the Domaine SantoWines produce mainly wines white, red and pink. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Cyclades are Assyrtiko, Aidani and Malbec, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Cyclades often reveals types of flavors of cherry, spices or tropical fruit and sometimes also flavors of citrus fruit, tree fruit or vegetal.
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The word of the wine: Table wine
A category of wine with no geographical indication on the label, often resulting from blends between wines from different vineyards in France or the EU. These wines are now called "wines without geographical indication" (and "French wines" if they come from the national territory).