Winery Lyrarakis Legacy Red
This wine generally goes well with beef, lamb or mature and hard cheese.
The Legacy Red of the Winery Lyrarakis is in the top 50 of wines of Crete.
Wine flavors and olphactive analysis
On the nose the Legacy Red of Winery Lyrarakis in the region of Crete often reveals types of flavors of earth, vegetal or oak and sometimes also flavors of spices, red fruit or floral.
Food and wine pairings with Legacy Red
Pairings that work perfectly with Legacy Red
Original food and wine pairings with Legacy Red
The Legacy Red of Winery Lyrarakis matches generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or spicy food such as recipes of beef/bechamel lasagna, baekenofe (alsatian meat stew) or spaghetti all 'amatriciana.
Details and technical informations about Winery Lyrarakis's Legacy Red.
Discover the grape variety: Gouget noir
This grape variety was cultivated in the Montluçonnaise region (Allier) since the origin of the vineyards in this region. For a long time it was confused with Gougean de l'Allier, but genetic analyses show that it comes from a mutation of Gouais blanc, also called Gouget blanc. Gouget noir is practically on the verge of extinction, although it is listed in the Official Catalogue of Wine Grape Varieties, list A1. It was therefore very well known in the wine-growing centre of France but totally absent from other French regions and abroad.
Last vintages of this wine
The best vintages of Legacy Red from Winery Lyrarakis are 2016, 2013, 2015, 2014
Informations about the Winery Lyrarakis
The Winery Lyrarakis is one of of the world's great estates. It offers 39 wines for sale in the of Crete to come and discover on site or to buy online.
The wine region of Crete
The wine region du Crete in Greece. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Lyrarakis or the Domaine Economou (Oikonomoy) produce mainly wines white, red and pink. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Crete are Vidiano, Vilana and Cabernet-Sauvignon, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Crete often reveals types of flavors of red fruit, cocoa or raisin and sometimes also flavors of mushroom, red cherry or red fruit.
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The word of the wine: Sensory analysis
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