Muscat of Spina | Aori

Muscat of Spina is a clone of Muscat Blanc à Petits Grains, found around the community of Spina in Chania. The grapes for this wine come mostly from centenarian bush vines on black schist. The wine is intense, salty and mineral with a refreshing acidity reflecting the mountain site.

Region:

Crete

Appellation:

Wine of Greece

Variety / Blend:

Muscat:

Climate:

Mediterranean

Soils:

black schist with quartz and iron

Farming:

uncertified organic

Altitude:

750-850 metres

Fermentation:

Stainless steel after a 5-6 hour maceration

Ageing:

6 months stainless steel and ceramic Clayver

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