Saturday, November 04, 2006

Domaine. Technical data.

Area of the Estate: 120 hectares
Vineyards: 16 hectares (in production 7 hectares)
Olive Groves: 12,5 hectares

Vineyards

Red vines: Liatiko, Mandilari, Kotsifali, Xinomavro, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Syrah, Grenache, Carignan.
White vines: Vilana, Thrapsathiri, Chardonnay, Viognier, UgniBlanc.
Farming : Orgcanic
Average annual production : 20.000 bottles.
Vinification :Red WinesFermentation in inox tanks
Ageing: 20 to 24 months in oak barrels and afterwards ageing into bottles at least 6 months.

White Wines
Fermentation in inox tanks.
Ageing: 6 to 12 months in oak barrels or inox tank, or both ways.

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Magazine DECANTER - November 2006


Economou Red 2003
is rated with 4 stars and choosed as one of the best Cretan wine.

Decanter, November 2006.
" TOP WINES TO TRY FROM CRETE"
Economou, Red 2003.
This dry 100% Liatiko has fine textured tannins and oceans of flavour.
Drink now-2013.