Stamnaki Moschofilero

Denthis - Stamnaki Moschofilero - White Greek Wine - Eklektikon

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

  • Grower: Denthis
  • Vintage: 2020
  • Grapes: Moschofilero 100%
  • Appellation: PGI Peloponnese
  • Alcohol: 12%
  • Bottle: 750ml
  • Viticulture: Low intervention
  • Vinification: Cold press, low temperature fermented, maturation in stainless steel
  • Tasting Notes: Lemon flowers and rose petals, sharp acidity, length

Viticulture

  • Dry, Low Intervention
  • Climate: Mountainous Mediterranean
  • Soil: Clay / sandy
  • Vine age: Planted in 1990
  • Altitude: 800m
  • Slope: 5-7%
  • Planting density: 4,500 plants / ha
  • Yield: 1.8kg / plant
  • Irrigation: Twice per season
  • Spraying: Copper & sulfur as needed
  • Harvesting: Manual (20lt crates)

Vinification

  • Maceration: None
  • Press: Pneumatic up to 0.8 bar for 4 hours
  • Temperature Control: Cold stabilization of grapes at 4℃, fermentation at 14℃
  • Fermentation: Wild yeast, fermentation in stainless steel tank for 15-20 days
  • Malolactic: Prevented (Temperature control)
  • Maturation: 40 days in stainless steel tank
  • Clarification: Bentonite
  • Filtration: Sterile
  • Production: 20,000 lt
  • Alcohol: 12%
  • Acidity: 6 gr/l
  • RS: 1.70 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.