Dalvina Rkaciteli

Dalvina Rkaciteli

COUNTRY

Macedonia

WINE TYPE

Red

VARIETY

Rkatsiteli

AGE OF VINES

30 to 45 years

FARMING

Sustainable

SOIL

Granitic

ALTITUDE

200 to 350 ft.

FERMENTATION

Selected Yeast

AGING

none

DESCRIPTION

Regarded as one of the worlds oldest grape varieties, Rkaciteli (pronounced rkah-tsee-tely) has aromas and flavors of citrus, green apples and spices coupled with a full body, crisp acidity and long minerality.  Reminiscent of a Trocken German Riesling.