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Domaine Karydas Xinomavro 2010 Wine Review

Domaine Karydas Xinomavro 2010

Domaine Karydas Xinomavro 2010

Naoussa P.D.O., Greece

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $25.95

Drink: 2013-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Domaine Karydas

Agent: The Kolonaki Group Inc

Natalie's Score: 90/100

A juicy, ultra-dry, mouth-watering Greek red with superb balance and complexity. More bones and structure than fruit here: tanned leather, dried herbs and lots of acidity for food. Contemplative wine for sipping or pair with juicy meats like lamb.

Xinomavro food pairings: lamb, pizza, planked salmon, paté.

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This Domaine Karydas Xinomavro 2010 was reviewed on December 12, 2015 by Natalie MacLean

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Wineboy rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Rustic wine with pepper and raisin elements balanced on the nose and palate. Very structured wine with solid tannins and acidity. This is a wine that could age long term (8 years) or serve with rich food dishes with an element of fat or oil - hey !! Greek Food !!
The 2010 vintage of the robust Greek red wine Naoussa from the Estate Xinomavro bears only Domaine Karydas on the label. This wine was aged for 2 years in French oak barrels, of which 40% new and 60% second use. The Xinomavro grapes grow on 35 year old vines. Lots of acidity and minerality. Since 1980, the Karydas family has cultivated their Naoussa vineyard located on the slopes of Gastra at an altitude of 350 metres above sea level in limestone soils. Pair with braised meats. - Community Wine Reviews

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