Mavrodaphne of Patras
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Wine Type: Red Dessert Wine
Wine category: Protected Designation of Origin Patras
Region: Patras Hillsides, Achaia, Peloponnese
Grape Varieties: 60% Mavrodaphne and 40% Black Corinthian
Characteristics: A full-bodied red dessert wine that dates back to 1854, Mavrodaphne has a rich yet delicate taste and a port style aroma with hints of coffee, toffee and rich, spicy nuts. Refined raisin and black cherry fruit flavors are layered with smoky, caramel tones.
Ageing: Blended with 2, 4, 6 and 8 year old vintages.
Alcohol: 15% by Volume