Boutari Assyrtiko Santorini 2009

Assyrtiko Assyrtiko
Santorini, Greece

$15.75 (47985)

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April 16, 2011

Critic Reviews (2)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Winner of the 2010 Wine Access Value Wine Awards - Judges International Choice. Nose shows a touch of sulphur but...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

From the most scenic isle of the Aegean comes an interesting white loaded with savoury, peppery spice to match to...

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Community Reviews (2)

Gary Killops
Gary Killops

I recently discovered this one while tasting wines from Greece and loved it.

Lively acidity, citrus notes supported by a mineral finish. Lovely taste. If you see this wine on the shelf, BUY IT!

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Andrew Hunter
Andrew Hunter

My Danforth go-to wine and my summer house white. Lemony nose predicts great acidity. It's dubious that anyone can actually smell minerals but but you can taste them. Precise palate of citrus and a stoney, chalky, very dry minerality. Bright acidity, very refreshing. Perfect for cutting through garlicy and lemony greek dishes and grilled seafood. Assyrtiko with grilled calamari is classic. Not as laser focused as Sigalas but a well made wine from my favorite island in the world.

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