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  1. New Assyrtiko Thalassitis by Gaia 2017

    $257.70

    Gaia

    Greece (Greece), Santorini (Greece)

    6 x 750 ml

    Cured Meat, Ham, Rich Fish, Soft Cheese


    "The 2017 Thalassitis is an unoaked Assyrtiko coming in at 13% alcohol. This is a bottling I usually prize for its freshness, elegance and lively demeanor. This year, one in which the wines could have a lot of concentration if you could avoid heat spikes, it has all of those things still, but it seems to lean to a deeper style instead of an exhilarating one. Overall, it finishes with a big hit of fruit, nicely supported by its acidity. On the first day tasted, it was a bit stolid. The next day, it reminded me of Thalassitis again—big acidity slicing and dicing that fruit, even in a year when it seems very dense and ripe. The score went up notably. The gripping and tense finish, by the way, seems endless. This does lack its usual finesse, so we'll see where it goes when it unfolds. This does have some things to prove in the cellar. In the new Santorini Assyrtiko trend, it is no longer acceptable to make wines that just drink well for five years, at least not if you want to be at the top of your game. It mostly seems pretty super, and it is worth leaning up right now."

    95 points - Mark Squires, Wine Advocate, June 2018

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  2. New Assyrtiko Wild Ferment by Gaia 2017

    $299.70

    Gaia

    Greece (Greece), Santorini (Greece)

    6 x 750 ml

    Breads, Cured Meat, Ham, Rich Fish, Soft Cheese


    "Broad complexity on the nose with firm citrus, nettles, salted butter, preserved lemon and well integrated oak. Textured with ripe acidity on the palate along with salinity and precision. Superb length."

    97 points / Platinum Award - Decanter World Wine Awards 2018

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  3. New Agiorgitiko by Gaia 2016 Agiorgitiko by Gaia 2016

    $299.40

    Gaia

    Greece (Greece), Nemea (Greece)

    12 x 750 ml

    Breads, Cured Meat, Ham, Hard Cheese, Red Meat, Roasted Vegetables


    "The friendlier of Greece’s two signature red grapes, Agiorgitiko proves to have lift and serious depth in this encapsulating example. Tart red fruits like cranberries, raspberries, and sour cherries waft from the glass with violet accents, contrasted by dark rock tones. Medium-bodied and juicy on the palate, the finish is distinctly salty and tangy, with a peppercorn-like edge."

    Forbes Magazine, Oct 2018

    94 points - Wine & Spirits Magazine (2015 vintage)

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  4. New Notios Red by Gaia 2017

    $239.40

    Gaia

    Greece (Greece), Nemea (Greece)

    12 x 750 ml

    Breads, Cured Meat, Ham, Hard Cheese, Red Meat, Roasted Vegetables


    Notios Red is produced from selected Agiorgitiko and Syrah grapes of exceptional maturity that are cultivated in low-yield, non-irrigated vineyards on the hills surrounding Nemea wine region. Deep purple in color, with explosive fruit on the nose and a peppery youthfulness to the palate. This red has a velvety mouth feel, with flavors of black cherry followed by elegant notes of butter caramel. > Learn More

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