Winery Lyrarakis - Plyto

Winery Lyrarakis Plyto

Wine of Greece White wine of Crete in Greece
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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters generally liked this wine.
The Plyto of Winery Lyrarakis is a white wine from the region of Crete.
This wine generally goes well with

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

On the nose the Plyto of Winery Lyrarakis in the region of Crete often reveals types of flavors of earth, microbio or tree fruit and sometimes also flavors of citrus fruit, floral or tropical fruit.

Details and technical informations about Winery Lyrarakis's Plyto.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Style of wine
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Mireille

A cross between Italia and Perle de Csaba, registered in 1972 in the Official Catalogue of cultivated table grape varieties, list A1. Mireille has been very little propagated and is therefore almost unknown in France and abroad. - Synonymy: no known synonyms (for all the synonyms of the varieties, click here!).

Last vintages of this wine

Plyto - 2016
In the top 100 of of Crete wines
Average rating: 3.7 1 1 1 0.5 0
Plyto - 2014
In the top 100 of of Crete wines
Average rating: 3.6 1 1 1 0.5 0
Plyto - 2013
In the top 100 of of Crete wines
Average rating: 3.4 1 1 1 0 0
Plyto - 2012
In the top 100 of of Crete wines
Average rating: 4 1 1 1 1 0
Plyto - 2011
In the top 100 of of Crete wines
Average rating: 3.4 1 1 1 0 0

The best vintages of Plyto from Winery Lyrarakis are 2012, 2016, 2014, 2013 and 2011.

Informations about the Winery Lyrarakis

The winery offers 52 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.7.
It is in the top 25 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Crete

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.

Top wine Crete
In the top 1500 of of Greece wines
In the top 150 of of Crete wines
In the top 55000 of white wines
In the top 250000 wines of the world

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.

We currently count 66 estates and châteaux in the of Crete, producing 378 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Crete go well with generally quite well with dishes of rich fish (salmon, tuna etc), shellfish or vegetarian.

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