Located at the Amyndeon, Florina region of northwest Greece, Alpha Estate was founded in 1997 by the experienced viticulturist Makis Mavridis and chemist-oenologist Angelos Iatridis. The eco-friendly nature of Alpha Estate’s production processes are based on the latest advancements in international viticultural practices. Alpha Estate is serving to elevate Greek wines beyond their nascent Greek wine category and spearheading a renaissance of wine development in Greece.
Made from 100% Xinomavro grapes, this wine is bright purple and red in colour. Contains a complex, typical bouquet of small berries red fruits, leather and spices (vanilla, pepper, clove), with hints of ripe blackberry. The Alpha Estate Hedgehog Vineyard Xinomavro 2010 vintage is full-bodied with rounded tannins, balanced acidity and well-integrated wood tones. Long aftertaste with intense quince aroma.