White Dry Wine, Organic, Protected Geographical Indication of Lasithi
Samonio is named after the cape at the East end of Crete, which Paul, the Apostle, crossed. The Toplou Monastery’s vines, organically and thoroughly cultivated through the ages, next to famous, exotic Vai palm forest, produce Assyrtiko, the Mediterranean variety which adds to the wines some special fine attributes, in harmony with the rich local history.
The vineyard is located nearby the sea next to the famous Palm tree forest of VAI !!!
Lemon peel, pineapple, grapefruit and earthy aromas. Crispy acidity sweet lemon and lime taste
Fishfood, fishsoup, shellfish, chicken skewer, fava, feta cheese, greek salad
Decanter World Wine Awards 2021 , Bronze Medal 87 points
Decanter World Wine Awards 2020 , Bronze Medal 88 points
Decanter World Wine Awards 2019 , Silver Medal 91 points