Dalvina Rkatsiteli

Dalvina Rkatsiteli

COUNTRY

Macedonia

WINE TYPE

White

VARIETY

Rkatsiteli

AGE OF VINES

10 years

FARMING

Conventional

SOIL

Granitic

ALTITUDE

200 to 350 ft.

FERMENTATION

Stainless steel

AGING

none

DESCRIPTION

Regarded as one of the world’s oldest grape varieties, Rkatsiteli (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.