Mtsvane Manavi - 2020 - Gela Patalishvili
A complex nose of honey, almond skin, and an abundance of flowers... A surprising palate – a dry, unctuous wine, with a lovely volume. You can now travel from home through your glass!
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Caucasus Georgia
- Degree of alcohol
- 13.5 %
- To drink from
- 2022 to 2026
100% Mtsvane from vines which have never been impaired by chemicals, planted in Manavi, Kakheti, at the East of Georgia. Located 45 minutes away from the Estate, but John and Gela have picked this plot as Manavi is well-known to be the best terroir for Mtsvane wine! Vinification in qvevris, these traditional Georgian amphorae made of clay, buried, and surrounded by beeswax. Macerated for about 9 months, unfined, unfiltered, zero added sulfites.
Gela Patalishvili is a winegrower and farmer in the Kakheti region of eastern Georgia near the Azeri border. His partner, John Wurdeman, is an American painter based in Georgia since 1998 who is as passionate about Georgia’s polyphonic music and culture as he is about its wine. Their friendship and shared love for wine led them to create Pheasant's Tears in 2007. Gela is a true man of the...All wines
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