Kakheti, Republic of Georgia
Wine & Spirits 90 points!
Schuchmann Mtsvane is a fine introduction to the rich heritage of wines from the Republic of Georgia. Dr. George Dakishvili is a third-generation winemaker. He followed in the footsteps of his father, who taught him the basics. Dr. George Dakishvili has international experience and studied winemaking at university in Georgia. He is considered the best Georgian winemaker. Schuchmann Wines make clean fresh Georgian wines that seek to showcase varietal purity. They work primarily with indigenous varietals such as Rkatsiteli, Mtsvane, Kisi, and Saperavi.
Schuchmann Mtsvane is a dry white wine made 100% of the native Georgian grape Mtsvane grown in the Kakheti region and fermented in stainless steel. This is a spectacular modern-style Mtsvane that show the pure varietal characteristics. Mtsvane means "green" in Georgian and it is known for its aromatic qualities. Aromas of melon, pear and fresh cut flowers, a medium body and crisp long finish make this wine enjoyable by the glass or with a variety of dishes.
Enjoy Schuchmann Mtsvane with grilled fish, roast chicken, pastas, salads, and Georgian specialties.