Lost

“Lost” is a fun, low intervention wine from sustainable Moschofilero and Malagousia grapes.

  • Grower: Denthis
  • Vintage: 2021
  • Type: White Dry Wine
  • Grapes: Moschofilero 80% / Malagousia 20%
  • Appellation: PGI Peloponnese
  • Alcohol: 12%
  • Bottle: 750ml
  • Viticulture: Low intervention
  • Vinification: Cold extraction after a 2-day cold storage, low temperature fermentation, and a 3-month stay with its fine lees
  • Tasting Notes: White-yellow color, hazy, floral aromas of lemon flowers and rose pedals, with medium body, high acidity, and a smooth, oily texture.
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Viticulture

  • Dry, Low Intervention
  • Climate: Mountainous, mediterranean
  • Soil: Rocky, limestone
  • Vine age: Planted between 1996 and 2001
  • Altitude: 750m for Moschofilero, 600m for Malagousia
  • Slope: 5-7%
  • Planting density: 4,500 plants / ha
  • Yield: 1.8 kg / plant
  • Irrigation: Twice per year
  • Spraying: Foliar, 5 times per year
  • Harvesting: Manually (20lt crates)

Vinification

  • Maceration: None (direct press)
  • Press: Pneumatic press up to 0.8 bar for 4 hours
  • Yeast: Indigenous, with neutral commercial yeast added at the end of fermentation
  • Malolactic: None
  • Maturation: 3 months on its lees in stainless steel with periodic stirring
  • Clarification: None
  • Filtration: None
  • Production: 10,000 lt
  • Alcohol: 12%
  • Acidity: 5.9 gr / l
  • RS: 2 gr/l
  • Total sulfites: 0 ppt
  • Certification: –
  • Bottle: 750ml

Denthis is the oldest appellation in the world. It is the project name for Eklektikon’s affordable yet honest line of wines, made by small family wineries of Greece.