Wine Lefkadia, "Likuriya" White, 2017
Reviews of purchase Lefkadia, "Likuriya" White, 2017
The wine is pale straw color with a golden hue.
Sredneteloe wine with rounded, intense, balanced taste with refreshing acidity, notes of citrus (grapefruit, lemon, orange), supplemented by soft herbaceous undertones. The finish is of medium length, with the nuances of yellow wild plum and almond flavored.
Intense, complex aroma of the wine combines notes of pear, apple, grapefruit, citrus peel, herbs and flowers.
The wine should be served as an aperitif, to dishes from meat and poultry, as well as light salads.
White dry ordinary wine "Lykouria" is made from two grape varieties: Chardonnay (75%) and Sauvignon Blanc (25%). The wine has a pale straw color with a golden hue and a complex flavor that combines notes of pear, apple, grapefruit, citrus peel, herbs and flowers. It is perfectly combined with light salads and meat and poultry can be supplied as an aperitif.
Once upon a time in ancient Greece there was a peninsula of Lefkada, which was inhabited by Greek colonists. He was famous for its limestone soils on which the grapes cultivated magnificent, from which, in turn, created a good wine. Therefore motives myths of ancient Greece played a large role in creating the company "Lefkadia." Its logo is decorated mascaron, which is divided into dark and light halves, showing how differently wine affects a person, reflecting a light or dark side of his soul. The bright side represents Dionysus, dark - Faun Silenus.
Winery "Lefkadia" was founded in 2006 in the Krasnodar region, in the village of Moldavanskoye. On the territory of the winery is located cheesecake, made of olive oil, "Olga Lefkas", cultivated wheat, clover, sweet clover are grown ecologically clean seasonal vegetables, fruits and berries. Vineyards "Lefkada" occupy 80 hectares on the southern slopes of the Caucasus at a height of 140-240 meters above sea level. They cultivated 23 varieties of grapes, also on the territory of the winery has a nursery where cultivated both imported and Russian varieties of grapes. All the works in the vineyards are conducted exclusively by hand. Wines "Lefkada" made using gravitational techniques of winemaking, which excludes the use of forced transfer of grape must and wine, the whole process is "gravity" (under the influence of Earth's gravity). With ultra-modern winery built laboratory complex for the analysis of soils and wines, having no analogues in Central or Eastern Europe. The Laboratory has been certified in the Krasnodar region of the state regional center of standardization, metrology and testing.