Domaine Gioulis Chardonnay-Roditis

SOFOS - “The Wise One ”

Winemaker: Domaine Gioulis, Klimenti/Greece
Appellation: Korinthos Protected Geographical Indication
Varietal(s): Moschofilero 50% - Chardonnay 50%

Production Area: 10 hectares

Yield per Vine & Hectare: 60 hl/ha

The Moschofilero grapes are strictly selected from the low yielding organic vineyard in the mountainous Peloponnese region. The Chardonnay grapes are cultivated by Domaine Gioulis in the northern Peloponnese mountains at a 1000m altitude near the village of Klimenti. The soil is clay-limestone nand the vineyard has a northern orientation.

Yield per Vine & Hectare: 50 hl/ha

Training system: normal classical two sided royat (2,40x1), allowing optimal sun and air permeation

Vinification: Traditional white wine vinification. Clarification is done by static sedimentation. The fermentation takes place at a controlled temperature. Each variety is vinified separately. The blending of the varieties takes place after the fermentation.

Analytical Data: 12% alc/vol.

Tasting notes: Light yellow color with green tinges. The nose has fresh fruits aromas such as citrus and melon refined with elegant white flowers and rose. The palate: light and tasteful with lemon notes, hints of mint and fresh summer fruits, an elegant crisp acidity combined with a long aftertaste.

"The white Sofos has a pale gold colour and a delicate nose with aromas of rosebud and white flowers, while in the palate it has freshness, medium body and fruity flavours such as pear, white peach and fresh melon. It is a white wine of pleasure which has the aromatic typicity of the indigenous Moschofilero combined with the body and the crisp acidity of a fresh Chardonnay." - Konstantinos Lazarakis

Enjoy with: Mediterranean cuisine, oysters, fresh grilled fish, seafood, salads and pasta dishes.

NON GMONotes / Certifications / Awards:
EU & NOP-USDA Organic Certification
100% Organic Production
The # 1 selling organic winery in Greece


UPC: 1-85554 00094-9


88 pts – Best Buy
2013 Vintage

The Wine
Sofos White 88 Points
2013 Vintage