Porto Carras flagship red, with it's own PDO - 'A classic' - Hugh Johnson
The vineyards of one of the most historic estates in Greece, Domaine Porto Carras, stretch amphitheatrically over 475 hectares along the western side of Sithonia, Halkidiki. Established in the 1960's, the wines bear the PDO Slopes of Meliton identification and are vinified with expertise and care by experienced oenologists in the Domaine΄s facilities.
Tasting Note: Deep purple color. Complex nose with concentrated aromas of black fruits, cedar and tobacco. Mouth rich, balanced, well-balanced tannins, excellent bouquet and intense after-taste. Suitable for aging
Critics: Jancis Robinson 17/20 (2010, Tasted 2019), Gold IWSC 2018 'Outstanding', 90 Parker Points (2009)
50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Cabernet Franc, 20% Limnio