Winery Lyrarakis Vilana White Dry
This wine is composed of 100% of the grape variety Côt.
This wine generally goes well with
Wine flavors and olphactive analysis
On the nose the Vilana White Dry of Winery Lyrarakis in the region of Crete often reveals types of flavors of microbio, citrus fruit.
Details and technical informations about Winery Lyrarakis's Vilana White Dry.
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 White Dry from Winery Lyrarakis are 2017, 2012, 2014, 2013 and 2015.
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.
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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