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Hatzidakis Santorini Assyrtiko
Hatzidakis Santorini Assyrtiko
Hatzidakis Santorini Assyrtiko
Hatzidakis Santorini Assyrtiko

Hatzidakis Santorini Assyrtiko

Simply beautiful - fresh & floral

Enjoy exotic aromas of tropical fruit, banana leaf, jasmine, flowers and grapefruit. There are apples and stone fruit to the fore on the harmonious palate, which is structured with great texture and balance.

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Wine at a glance

Colour glass of White
Very Dry
  • Bin no: 038545
  • Size: 75cl
  • Alc Vol: 13.50 %vol
  • Vintage: 2015
  • Closure: Cork
  • Grape: Assyrtiko
  • Region: Santorini , Greece
  • Special Features: Vegetarian - Vegan

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Tasting notes

A beautiful, fresh, floral and minerally white, produced from old vines grown on the steep volcanic slopes of Santorini. The Assyrtiko grape contributes to a pristine and spicy palate, with fantastic acidity. The white wines of Greece are of course excellent with Mediterranean dishes, try this with grilled halloumi.

Assyrtiko is a white grape variety indigenous to the island of Santorini, but also found elsewhere in Greece. It has a naturally high level of acidity, which produces wines with a mouth-watering freshness. The volcanic soils of Santorini also provide a distinctive minerality, alongside the typical floral and citrus notes.

Expert Review

Honey, baked fruits, lime and grapefruit lift. Immediately lively and bold: mouthwatering freshness with tart lemon-curd ripeness, underlined by a clean and punchy minerality.
Sarah Jane Evans MW · Decanter, September 2013

Perfect food match

Grilled halloumi, courgette and chilli salad with

Grilled halloumi, courgette and chilli salad

Halloumi is an amazingly versatile cheese that can be fried, grilled or baked. This dish takes the saltiness of the cheese and a slight hint of chilli to create a warm salad that's perfect for any season. What better wine to drink with this super salad, but a wine from the volcanic Island of Santorini. Its ripe citrus flavours cut through the saltiness of the cheese and take on the spice of the chilli to create a delicious combination.