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Tsantali Reserve Rapsani Xynomavro 2012 Wine Review

Tsantali Reserve Rapsani Xynomavro 2012

Tsantali Reserve Rapsani Xynomavro 2012

Thessalia P.D.O., Greece

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $18.95

Drink: 2015-2019

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Tsantali

Agent: The Kolonaki Group Inc

Natalie's Score: 89/100

A rustic, tannic red wine with aromas of charred black fruit, toast, oak and smoke. Firm grip on the palate. It's a blend of traditional grapes including Xinomavro, Krassato, and Stavroto. Pair with hearty meat dishes.

Xynomavro food pairings: Greek marinated lamb ribs on the grill, souvlaki, spanokapita pie.

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This Tsantali Reserve Rapsani Xynomavro 2012 was reviewed on February 18, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

From the slopes of Mt Olympus in Greece, a blend of mainly Xinomavro, aged at least 12 mos in oak. Red berries, mild tobacco and leather aromatics, repeated but more pronounced on palate. Dry with chewy tannins.
Tasted Feb. 2017
Xynomavro's Tsantali Reserve Rapsani (2012) is a boisterous, rustic red, toasty, oaky and with very firm tannins. Produced from Greece's traditional grapes grown on the southern slopes of Mount Olympus, Rapsani Reserve is made up of Xinomavro, Krassato, and Stavroto red wine grapes. - Community Wine Reviews

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