Domaine Taralas is an award winning winery, having been recognized in numerous international competitions. Their wine reveals the experience and knowledge of 4 generations of winemakers. Beginning in 1902, when the family first started to cultivate vineyards, they have continued to maintain the same love and dedication needed to produce exceptional, high quality wines.
The Elinos Naoussa (OPAP/VQPRD ) is a typical variety of red wine produced according to the cultivation and vinification standards of the Naoussa VQPRD wine. It is produced by organic grapes of fine quality, grown in our vineyards with utmost care.
Type: Dry Red Wine
Classification: Vin de Qualité Produit Dans Une Région Déterminée (VQPRD NAOUSSA)
Grape Variety: Xinomavro Naoussa (seen-oh-ma-vroh), an indigenous varietal grown in the Naoussa region of northern Greece.
Vineyard: On the south-eastern slopes of Mount Vermio (300 m.), in the region of Polla Nera, in Imathia.
Vinification: Standard red wine vinification process with high content of phenolic extracts, necessary for the production of mature wine.
Bottling: At the company winery in Fytia, Imathia
Maturation: 14 months in French oak barrels
Alcoholic Content: 13% vol
Tasting Notes: Xinomavro is rich and robust with red fruit and earthy tannins.
Food Pairings: Goes well with red meat dishes, from beef to wild game
Aging Potential: 12-15 years