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Zorah wines - Karasi 2014

Zorah Wines

Zorah wines - Karasi 2014

A rare pleasure and one of the oldest grape varieties in the world!

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The perfect match Basque style chicken

  • Powerful
  • Complex
  • Spicy
  • Fruity
  • Tannic

£21.99 per bottle

Non-subscribers : £30.00 per bottle

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  • cancelHome delivery Estimated delivery date : 23 October 2018

An expert's opinion

6000 years of Armenian vineyard history

The Areni, is one of the oldest grape varieties in the world. It is an ancient varietal that was never grafted and with no other intervention in the vineyard. The vineyard itself is at an altitude of 1,400 meters and never touched by phylloxera, and the wine was matured in unique clay pots called karas, hence its name. Here, everything has been done to offer you an exceptional wine. You will appreciate the complexity of aromas and flavors in the mouth - all orginal and unique to experience. With this cuvée you will plunge back into.

Jean-Michel Deluc. Head Sommelier of Petit Ballon.
The estate

Zorah Wines

Zorah Winery balances the use of 6,000 year old traditions against modern technology and innovations to make something that is elegant, fresh, and supple - and most importantly, like nothing you've ever had before.What can you expect from the Karasi? The pleasure of tasting the exotic and exciting personality of an ancient grape most have never heard of! New to you perhaps, but not to them! Areni Noir is a grape varietal that has been enjoyed in Armenia for centuries. 

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Service 17°

Decanting 1h
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    Meat Grilled or roasted red meat, roasted poultry, mustard pork loin, wild rabbit, basque style chicken, pheasant with cabbage

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    Cheese Cantal, Salers, Saint-Nectaire.

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    Fish No fish recommendations for this wine

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    Vegetables No vegetables recommendations for this wine

  • Desserts No dessert recommendations for this wine

  • Eye The color is a ruby of beautiful intensity with a brilliant shine that conveys a sense of freshness and liveliness.

  • Nose On the nose we have aromas of cherries that play with scents of tobacco and smoke, providing a sense of intriguing finesse.

  • Mouth Suave yet spicy in the beginning, the wine then provides a palette of very ripe fruit on a chocolaty backbone.

  • Origin : World

  • Appellation : AOP Vayots Dzor

  • Grapes : Areni noir

  • Culture : Conventional

  • Capacity : 750 mL

  • Alcohol : 13,5%

  • Sulfite : Yes

  • Price per liter : £40.00
    (Subscribers: £29.32)

Peak 2018
Keeping potential 2024
Ready to drink
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