I’m cooking Lamb Chops with olive oil, lemon, garlic and other sundry Mediterranean spices so I figured a Greek wine would pair nicely. I have never tried Agiorgitiko before and am looking forward to this pale ruby colored wine that carries a relatively light 13% ABV. The nose has some interesting spices- nutmeg, crushed black pepper and cinnamon. Red fruit notes from pomegranate, red plum and black cherry try to compete for space but the spices dominate. Some oak is present but very faint. On the palate this wine has sweet fruit and the obvious spices. It’s a dry wine (ie. no residual sugar) that has really smooth, integrated tannins that balance nicely with juicy acidity. Medium (-) body and a svelte finish that is medium in length makes for a delightful mouthfeel. If this is what the varietal is like I am thinking of many possible pairings. Not a blockbuster but well made and enjoyable in the near term. Drink with grilled meat, rich pasta dishes or some charcuterie. 89 points and for $15- 4 stars. Salut….