Stamnaki Agiorgitiko

Denthis - Stamnaki Agiorgitiko - Red Greek Wine - Eklektikon

“Stamnaki” (“little wine jug” in Greek) is a ode to indigenous Greek varieties, through simple and honest monovarietal vinifications.

  • Grower: Denthis
  • Vintage: 2018
  • Grapes: Agiorgitiko 100%
  • Appellation: PGI Peloponnese
  • Alcohol: 13%
  • Bottle: 750ml
  • Viticulture: Low intervention
  • Vinification: Typical red vinification in stainless steel
  • Notes: Lighter in color, fresh dark fruits, oily texture with smooth tannins

Viticulture

  • Dry, Low Intervention
  • Climate: Mountainous Mediterranean
  • Soil: Clay / limestone
  • Vine age: Planted in 2004
  • Altitude: 350m
  • Slope: –
  • Planting density: –
  • Yield: 8.5 – 9 tons / ha
  • Irrigation: Twice per season
  • Spraying: 5-year transitive
  • Harvesting: Manual (20lt crates)

Vinification

  • Maceration: 7 days
  • Press: Pneumatic up to 0.8 bar for 4 hours
  • Fermentation: Selected yeast, fermentation in stainless steel at 24C
  • Malolactic: Completed (naturally)
  • Maturation: 1.5 month on its lees in stainless steel
  • Clarification: None
  • Filtration: Sterile
  • Production: 30,000 lt
  • Alcohol: 13%
  • Acidity: 5.20 gr / l
  • RS: 1.50 gr/l
  • Total sulfites: 100 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.