EXILE ON CAUCASUS 2020
Exile On Caucasus is an amber wine made of 100% Rkatsiteli coming from an iconic terroir: Uroebi.
Grapes were harvested the 18th of September 2020.
70% of the harvest was destemmed and put in Qvevri for a skin contact maceration of 14 days.
30% was direct press.
After the spontaneous fermentation the wine was pressed and racked to Qvevri and old 350L French barrels.
The wine was bottled unfined and unfiltered with a minimal amount of So2.
Production : 1700 bottles
In the glass, a yellow color with an golden hue.
Very aromatic and fresh on the nose, hints of yellow peaches and hazelnut with nuances of dried apricots supported by tea leaves.
The mouth is rich, fresh and complex where dried apricots, almond and suggestions of honey are mixed in harmony giving to the wine a great drinkability.
The wine has a long and crisp finish supported by a nice texture.
Alcohol : 12,50 %
Ph : 3,5
TA : 4,2 g/l
VA : 0,5 g/l
- SO2 Total : 40 mg/l
SO2 free : 10 mg/l