Sigalas Santorini 2008, Aohq

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Greece

$21.95 (74781)

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May 01, 2010

Critic Reviews (2)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

I've been tasting wines from Sigalas for almost a decade now, and I believe these are some of the best value whites...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

My esteemed colleague John Szabo says the flinty, sulphur-like nose of this wine is typical the whites grown on this...

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Community Reviews (1)

Andrew Hunter
Andrew Hunter

'09 vintage

From my favorite island comes a tight, flinty, serious Assyrtiko with a very clean, precise nose. Quite austere but in a refreshing sort of way. Like an angry mating of Pinot Gris and Sauvignon Blanc. Not as much of a crowd-pleaser or sipper as some softer Assyrtikos (like Boutari) but a wine made tailor made for Greek food: grilled squid, eggplant, caviar & garlic dips, lamb souvlaki. Heaven.

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