Lampadias

Protected Geographical Indication “Ilia”, Dry rose wine.

The Lampadias is the rose wine of the estate. With a bright pomegranate colour and distinct perfumes of
cherry and rose, in an exceptional combination of wealth and vitality, it presents the best characteristics of
varietal composition (Agiorgitiko and Syrah) and terroir. It accompanies white meats, poultry, roasted fish,
salads, less greasy cheeses and, in general, most summertime dishes. Annual production is approximately
6,500 bottles.

Varietal composition: 60% Agiorgitiko, 40% Syrah
Place of production: Mercouri Estate’s vineyards on the western coast of the Peloponnese, near Ancient Olympia
Method of production: Cold extraction and fermentation at low temperatures using selected yeasts.
2015 production: 6,500 bottles
Colour: Bright rose
Aromas: Distinctive varietal and fermentation aromas in an excellent combination.

Goes well with White meat, poultry, roasted fish, salads etc.

Chemical analysis: Alcohol content: 12.5 % vol.
pH: 3.48
Total acidity: 4.8 g/l
Residual sugar: 2.5 g/l
Aging potential: 1-2 years
Recent distinctions:

2013
• DECANTER WORLD WINE AWARDS, U.K.
“Lampadias” 2012: Bronze
2008
• GOURMET AWARDS, Greece
“Lampadias” 2007: Rose wine of the year
2007
• GOURMET AWARDS, Greece
“Lampadias” 2006: Distinction

PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS

Quantity

0.75L

Origin

Ilia – Greece

Packing

6 bottles per box