"Terra Ambera" refers both to the orange sulphuric volcanic soil of Lemnos island, and that is a delicious orange wine made of 100% Muscat of Alexandria. Vines were planted between 1972-2015 and are at 150m elevation.
bold tropical fruit aromas, tangerine, notes of wild flowers, and slight oxidative nuances, with a round and bright palate with generous fruit, unsweetened black iced tea
region: Lemnos, Greece
varietal: Muscat of Alexandria
style: skin-contact (orange)
farming & cellar: certified organic, 4 days of skin contact in stainless steel. wild fermentation, bottled with minimal sulfur (31 mg/l). no irrigation. 2.5 months in steel with lees stirring. unfined unfiltered.
pairing: aubergine three ways! smokey baba ganoush, grilled miso-sesame, baked eggplant fries