Lyrarakis Rose
Lyrarakis Estate
Greece - Crete

The wine is produced in the Alagni area, central Crete, from vineyards located 480 meters above sea level.
Light coral color. The nose offers typical Mediterranean aromas composed of a variety of scents like red fruits and blossomy herbs. The palate is silky and fresh with a long flavorful aftertaste of strawberry marmelade.

Wine Type
75% Merlot, 25% Liatiko
European Vegetarian Union
Soil type
Clay, loam
Grapes are carefully selected by hand at optimum phenolic and aromatic maturity. After being destemmed, the free run juice is fermented in a stainless steel tank at controlled temperatures.

Perfect with Mediterranean cuisine as well as vegetable dishes and pasta.

Reviews and News

2018 Lyrarakis Rose - 88 PTS - BRONZE MEDAL - DECANTER

2018 Lyrarakis Rose - 88 PTS - BRONZE MEDAL - DECANTER

decanter bronze 2019

"Compote of red fruits and dried flowers, with notes of hibiscus and dragonfruit. Water rose petal palate."

- 2019 Decanter World Wine Awards, 88 pts - BRONZE MEDAL


Producer Information: Lyrarakis Estate

The Lyrarakis Estate is a family winery with a strong focus on rare local varieties and single variety wines.

When the company was founded in 1966, the dominant varieties included Vilana, ...
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