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Thymiopoulos Vineyards Terre et Ciel 2012 Wine Review

Thymiopoulos Vineyards Terre et Ciel 2012

Thymiopoulos Vineyards Terre et Ciel 2012

Naoussa, Macedonia, Greece

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 1

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Price: $29.95

Drink: 2012-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Thymiopoulos Vineyards

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Reviews and Ratings

Philippe Perreault - Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

At Naoussa the wine are made of 100% Xinomavro.

Deep garnet color.

Aromas of truffle, licorice, cocoa, spice, tobacco, smoke, cherry and plum.

This wine is coarse, complex and very long.

Pair it with Indian dishes or rack of lamb with herb.

Serve it at 15-17 degrees.

I suggest to pour it in carafe at less 45 minutes before the service.

Can be aged up to 10 years.

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