The six pack offers wine connoisseurs an introduction to two of the classic Greek wines produced with international varietals. The Magic Mountain red and white are the ultra-premium wines offered by Nico Lazaridi. They have been revered in Greece for close to three decades and continue to set the benchmark for what a classic Greek red and white wine offers the discerning wine lover. Magic Mountain red The Magic Mountain red is produced from 50% Cabernet Sauvignon and 50% Cabernet Franc. The approach to the vilification is inspired by Bordeaux. The wine is subjected to a classic red wine vinification with a long extraction, increasing the proportion of the grape must in order to achieve a greater output in tannins. The wine is aged for 16-18 months in new French oak barrels and stays in the bottle for 18 months more in ideal cellarage conditions. This produces a wine which responds well to ageing for up to 10 - 15 years. The wine has a deep purple colour with complex aromas of red fruits, violet, black cherry and some gentle references of sweet spices, plum and eucalyptus. It has a rich flavour and body with a fruity aromatic aspect and long aftertaste. Magic Mountain white The Magic Mountain white is produced from 100% sauvignon blanc. The approach to the vinification is designed to produce an elegant, structured and aromatic wine. The wine is fermented with significant skin contact. It ages for at least 6 months in selected oak barrels with the presence of fine lees. The lease are periodically subjected to battonage to extract greater flavour, aroma and texture. This produces a wine which responds well to ageing for up to 5 years. The wine has has a deep golden colour. The amazing aromas of ripe gooseberry, pear and nectarine combined with vanilla, coconut, white chocolate, honey and nutmeg.. The wine has a balanced mouth, full body with pleasant acidity, long aftertaste of dried white fruit and honey.
This is the only online store in Australia currently selling the Magic Mountain range of wine, making this limited release wine a collectible for the serious wine lover.