Winery Lyrarakis Vilana Single Vineyard (Barrel Fermented)
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Wine flavors and olphactive analysis
On the nose the Vilana Single Vineyard (Barrel Fermented) of Winery Lyrarakis in the region of Crete often reveals types of flavors of oak.
Details and technical informations about Winery Lyrarakis's Vilana Single Vineyard (Barrel Fermented).
Discover the grape variety: Vilana
A very old grape variety grown in Greece - one of the main ones - most often at high altitude, it is said to have originated on the island of Crete. It can also be found in Italy, but is practically unknown in France. D.N.A. analyses have shown that it is related to Thrapsthiri and Vidiano.
Last vintages of this wine
The best vintages of Vilana Single Vineyard (Barrel Fermented) from Winery Lyrarakis are 2013
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 of Crete of 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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