A fruity rose wine made from Cabernet Sauvignon grapes, carefully chosen to give a vibrant refreshing rose, full of aromas such as pomegranate and rose petals.
Originally crafted as private label wines, for the Cooperative Retail Stores in the U.K, the Island Vines project created wines of a New World character, focused on the varietal characteristics and the vintage year, giving wines of impeccable quality, with modern, fruit driven, tastes and aromas, that revolutionised the winemaking process in Cyprus.
IN THE VINEYARD
Soil Type: Limestone Soil
Age Of Vines: 10 – 16 Years Old
Trellising: Horizontal Cuplike
Vine Density: 5500 – 6500/ ha
IN THE CELLAR
Wood aging: No Wood Aging
Total production: 5.000 X 6
Cabernet Sauvignon 100%
Served ideally between 8 – 10° C, it accompanies harmoniously all white proteins. In the company of grilled chicken, its leads to a unique tasting experience. Cyprus (or Greek) meze demand a good Rose, and this wine is an excellent match.
This wine can perfectly accompany a bowl of Summer fruit, but it can also be enjoyed on its own.
2009 Vintage: Decanter World Wine Awards 2010 – Commended Medal