Shades of Drama at Ousia
February 12 – March 31, 2019
Get transported to the ancient Greek wine region of Drama as we feature special selections from Oenops Wines!
2017, Malagousia, Assyrtiko, Roditis, Aplá, Oenops Wines, Drama
This white has intense aromas of nectarine and citrus fruits with hints of tropical fruit and botanical aromas. It is impressive in the mouth, with a distinctive elegant acidity and a pure, fruity aftertaste.
Suggested pairing: Beet Ravioli, Mizithra, Thyme Butter, Sautéed Kale
2017, Xinomavro, Limniona, Cabernet, Rosé, Aplá, Oenops Wines, Drama
Aplá is a modern rosé, with a salmon skin pale pink color with purple hues. It has a delicate nose with aromas of red fruit and tomato leaves. Its refreshing mouth is dominated by a fruity and spicy aftertaste. With a bouquet reminiscent of wild strawberries and red cherries, it has crisp minerality and refreshing acidity.
Suggested pairing: Rooster Makaronia, Hand-Rolled Pasta, Slow-Braised Rooster, Marjoram Pesto, Graviera
2016, Cabernet Sauvignon, Xinomavro, Aplá, Oenops Wines, Drama
This wine’s ruby red color and pleasant aromas of blackcurrant and forest fruit in a botanical background highlight Drama’s biodiversity. Elegant and well-structured, it has a balanced mouth feel, medium acidity and delicious tannins.
Suggested pairing: Grilled Hanger Steak, Metaxa Jus