Προϊόν Description

    Impetus White

    Grape varieties: Vidiano (75%) – Malvazia di Candia aromatica (25%)

    Category
    Protected Geographic Indication Crete (P.G.I CRETE)

    Grape varieties
    Vidiano (75%)- Malvazia di Candia aromatica (25%)

    Harvest
    2021

    Vineyard
    Amygdalia, Gagales, Messara valley

    Altitude
    250m

    Soil
    Sandy and clay

    Planting year
    2013

    Cultivation Method
    Fairtrade

    Training System
    Double Guyot

    Vinification
    Pre-fermentation extraction at 10οC for 8-12 h. Each variety is vinified separately

    Fermentation temperature
    14-16°C

    Maturation
    Vidiano: 9 months oak maturation in 2-3rd used barriques
    Malvazia di Candia aromatica: 12 months in inox (sur lies).
    Bottle-Cellar maturation 12 months.

    Alcohol 12.50% vol

    Specific Gravity 0.9928 gr/lt

    pH 3.50

    Total acidity 5.70 gr/lt tartaric acid

    Volatile acidity 0.40gr/lt acetic acid

    Residual sugars 1.25 gr/lt

    Total SO2 166.5 mgr/lt

    • Salads: fresh green salads with citrus fruits sauce, aromatic green herbs and honey, roasted vegetables
    • Cheese: nutty hard cheese (gruyere 6m+), kefalotyri (3-6m), fruity umami cheese (cheddar, Gouda), dry salty cheese (parmesan), blue cheeses
    • Vegetables: mushrooms risotto, mushrooms fricassee
    • Pasta: recipes with intense white sauce and cheese (ala crème, carbonara), truffle
    • Seafood: scallops, clam with butter sauce, sushi eel with soy sauce
    • Fin Fish: grouper, dusky grouper, fatty big fish
    • White Meat: chicken recipes (roasted, barbeque, casserole), pork chops.
    • Red Meat: lamb, goat in the wood oven or antikristo, lamb frikasse (lemon sauce) with wild herbs

    Frankfurt International Trophy
    2024 | Germany
    Gold Medal | Vintage 2021

    Frankfurt International Trophy
    2023 | Germany
    Gold Medal | Vintage 2020

    International Wine & Spirit Competition (I.W.S.C)
    2020 | U.K
    Bronze Medal | Vintage 2019

    International Wine Challenge (I.W.C)
    2019 | U.K.
    Gold Medal (95p/100) | Vintage 2018

    DECANTER World Wine Awards (D.W.W.A)
    2019 | U.K.
    Bronze Medal | Vintage 2018

    International Wine & Spirit Competition (I.W.S.C) 
    2019 | U.K
    Bronze Medal | Vintage 2018

    International Wine Challenge (I.W.C)
    2018 | U.K
    Bronze Medal | Vintage 2017

    DECANTER World Wine Awards (D.W.W.A)
    2018 | U.K.
    Bronze Medal | Vintage 2017

    International Wine & Spirit Competition (I.W.S.C)
    2018 | U.K.
    Silver Medal | Vintage 2017