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Semeli Estate Feast Greek Red

Semeli Estate Feast Greek Red

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Semeli Estate Feast Greek Red: A Vibrant Celebration of Agiorgitiko

Uncorking a Taste of Greece: The Semeli Estate Feast Red

Journey to the sun-drenched shores of Greece with the Semeli Estate Feast Greek Red, a delightful expression of the country's signature red grape, Agiorgitiko. Hailing from the Peloponnese region, this unoaked wonder offers a refreshing and fruit-forward profile, perfect for elevating any casual gathering or weeknight dinner.

A Feast for the Senses: Unveiling the Semeli Estate Feast Red

Visual: The Semeli Estate Feast Red boasts a beautiful ruby red colour, a testament to its youthful character. The clarity of the wine hints at its bright and lively nature, inviting you to delve deeper.

Aroma: On the nose, the wine explodes with a burst of fresh red fruits. Think juicy cherries, tart redcurrants, and a hint of summer berries. Subtle hints of fragrant herbs like thyme and oregano peek through, adding a touch of complexity to the inviting bouquet.

Palate: The first sip of Semeli Estate Feast Red is a revelation. The unoaked style allows the vibrant fruit flavours to take centre stage. Juicy red cherries and plums dance on the palate, supported by a refreshing burst of acidity. The tannins are smooth and supple, leaving a pleasant, lingering finish. The medium body makes it incredibly easy-drinking, perfect for enjoying on its own or alongside a variety of culinary delights.

Food Pairings: A Match Made in Greece

The beauty of Semeli Estate Feast Red lies in its versatility. Its fruit-forward character and lively acidity make it a fantastic companion for a wide range of dishes. Here are some delectable pairings to tantalise your taste buds:

  • Meze Platters: Embark on a culinary adventure through Greece with a selection of cured meats, olives, dolmades, and creamy cheeses. The wine's acidity cuts through the richness of the charcuterie, while the fruit complements the salty notes of the olives and cheese.
  • Pasta Perfection: Take your pasta night to the next level with tomato-based sauces. The acidity in the wine mirrors the acidity in the tomatoes, creating a harmonious balance. Pair it with dishes like penne arrabiata, spaghetti pomodoro, or a vegetarian moussaka.
  • Grilled Goodness: Fire up the barbecue and pair the Semeli Estate Feast Red with grilled meats like lamb souvlaki, chicken kebabs, or juicy burgers. The smoky notes from the grill complement the wine's subtle herbal hints, while the fruit cuts through the richness of the meat.
  • Vegetarian Delights: Don't be fooled – this red isn't just for meat lovers. The wine pairs beautifully with vegetarian dishes like grilled halloumi with roasted vegetables, lentil moussaka, or a hearty mushroom risotto.
  • Cheeseboard Companions: Explore cheeses that complement the wine's profile. Opt for creamy cheeses like Tunworth or Reblochon, or a hard goat's cheese for a contrasting texture.

Beyond the Bottle: The Story of Semeli Estate

Semeli Estate is a leading producer in Greece, renowned for its dedication to quality and innovation. The Feast Red is a testament to their commitment to showcasing the potential of the Agiorgitiko grape. Crafted by Leonidas Nassiakos, a celebrated winemaker, this unoaked expression allows the grape's inherent fruitiness to shine.

In Conclusion: A Refreshing Escape in Every Glass

The Semeli Estate Feast Red is more than just a wine; it's an invitation to experience the vibrancy of Greece. Its unoaked style, bursting with fresh red fruits and balanced acidity, makes it an ideal choice for everyday enjoyment. So, uncork a bottle, gather your loved ones, and embark on a delicious journey to the heart of Greece with every sip.

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