ASYRTIKO

Assyrtiko is today Greece’s top white grape variety and due to its quality and popularity it is rapidly spreading not only in Greece but to other parts of the world such as Australia and recently in Italy.

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[product_subtitle] CHARDONNAY - ADAM WINES This fine Chardonnay wine comes from Adam, a village near Thessaloniki. Adam Winery is serious in its strategic choice of biological cultivation, low yield philosophy and very selective sorting of the fruit. No barrels are used in the process of vinification in order to retain intact the aromas of the variety. Instead light battonage is used with fine wine lees. ORIVATIS SAVVATIANO OLD VINES - AKRIOTOU MICROWINERY If you have never heard of the Savatianno variety you need to know that it has been cultivated in the Attica region forever. Orivatis, by Akriotou Mikrowinery, is a great opportunity to taste one of its finest expressions. A fresh and juicy white wine that will impress you and satisfy your senses anytime. KOMPSOS ROSE - KARAVITAKIS WINERY Kompsos means elegant in Greek and it combines 3 different varieties that perfectly match each other’s virtues. Assyrtiko brings in its dynamic character and minerality, Vidiano brings in its oily persona with aromatic notes of peach and chamomile and finally Malvasia contributes its unique aromatic profile with its amazing floral spectrum. ROSE - MPOUGIOURIS ESTATE Try the excellent rose from Mpougiouris Estate. Experience what real value for money means. This is a wine you can easily stock in your since no one will will not believe t of premium quality. Rose Mpougiouris Estate is a rose wine full of brio and delicious fruity aromas that everyone loves and enjoys until the last sip. It's incredible price almost forces you to never run out! It excites both with its aromas and flavors which makes it truly irresistible! AIORA RED - MOSCHOPOLIS WINERY Aiora red from Moschopolis Winery is an enchanting red wine that you will have to try very hard not to like. The juicy red fruit, the subtle earthiness and the spicy character will win you over from the first sip! Initially, the blend consists of Mavrotragano, Xinomavro and Syrah, which initially ferment at controlled temperatures, in stainless steel tanks. The wine is then put into special clay amphorae from Crete and remains there for at least 2 months. MERLOT - MPOUGIOURIS ESTATE Mpougiouris brothers have a special bond with the French variety because it gives wines round and velvety. This was their purpose when they planted Merlot in their vineyards on the slopes of Kithaironas. Endless care at all stages, from viticulture to final bottling, has provided a wine that you should try hard not to love. The 12-month maturation in French oak barrels gave the finishing touches reaching the final goal: velvety tannins, ripe fruit coated with vanilla and butterscotch notes in a chocolatey dimension.

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Louroi New Platia 2021. Artemis Karamolegos Winery

Award winning perfection in a bottle
68.20 62.00

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Louroi Platia by Artemis Karamolegos Winery is an incredible wine that brings to mind an authentic Riesling with its finesse and total fruity character. The winery of Artemis Karamolegos has received countless awards from competitions all over the world and Louroi Platia has received a silver at Decanter. The precious Assyrtivo grapes come from a single vineyard in Pyrgos which is 150 years old. The vines are non irrigated and have been totally stressed by the islands weather conditions and provide very low yields but very concentrated fruit. The wine remains for 11 months in stainless steel tanks for fermentation and maturation and then for one year in the bottle where it ages beautifully. The result is a mind blowing experience. An impressive wine with full body, sharp acidity and superb aromas. If you decide to add it to your cellar you have to act early since production is very limited.

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Assyrtiko Maison Viticole 2021. Domaine Ligas

Meet the perfect orange natural wine
32.80 29.82

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Assyrtiko Maison Viticole Domaine Ligas is the perfect orange natural Greek wine. The Ligas family is considered a pioneer in the introduction of natural wines in Greece.Their philosophy is fully focused on biodynamic cultivation and permaculture, meaning cultivation that follows the rules of sustainability and consists of all the things we adore. No interventions, no sulphites, no commercial yeasts. The result is a wine that is a rare gem. Assyrtiko Maison Viticole Domaine Ligas is made from the world famous Assyrtiko variety. 50% matures in stainless tanks with skin contact while the other 50% in champagne oak barrels for 12 months. This wine is what we truly can call premium wine and it does deserve its place in the universe of the global best.

 

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Santorini 34,2020 Antonis Karamolegos Winery

34 centuries of amazing Santorini in your glass
35.50 32.27

[product_subtitle] Santorini 34 by Artemis Karamolegos Winery is top quality Santorini from one of the best wineries on the island. The name refers to the 34 centuries of uninterrupted cultivation at some of Santorini’s top vineyards where the Assyrtiko variety grapes used for its production come from. These vineyards are located at the villages of Fira, Akrotiri, Pyrgos, Exo Gonia and Megalochori. Santorini 34 has an amazing 10 year aging potential and it is this wine that we suggest you need to find a place for in your cellar. The concentration is top of the top, the structure is well balanced, the overall texture is somehow oily with the characteristic minerality of this terroir and the acidity is perfectly crispy.

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Fine Assyrtiko 2022. Anatolikos Vineyards

Absolutely fine, endlessly exciting
20.50 18.64

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Fine Assyrtiko by Anatolikos Vineyards is without a doubt a great fine wine that has received many distinctions abroad and although it comes from Avdira Thrace, at the far north of Greece, it can be easily compared with the best wines of Santorini. Fermentation is always with indigenous yeasts and the must remains for 5 months in French barrels in its fine lees. The final product has perfect complexity and is extremely balanced with oak, butter vanilla and honey coming from the barrel being fully complemented with an exciting universe of citrus aromas, apricot and peach.

Enjoy it today or let it age gracefully in your cellar if you can wait.

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Nychteri 2020. Gaia Wines

This Nychteri is out of the world
41.00 37.27

[product_subtitle] Nychteri from Gaia Wines is not just a another Nychteri from Santorini. It’s a secret recipe that is meant to give great wines by Giannis Paraskevopoulos, a real wine artist who has the experience to take Assyrtiko into a new path that will take us all by surprise. As we all know Nychteri wines are hand picked during the night and pressed before the heat of the day affects their quality. The dry volcanic soil of Santorini, which is not irrigated and suffers all year round from the endless winds and the heat of the sun, offers a concentrated must that is the perfect base for an amazing wine. The overripe Assyrtiko grapes blend with smaller quantities of Athiri and Aidani and then the wine matures in barrels of different sizes and ages creating a blend that is out of the world.

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F Santorini One Off. Foivos Papastratis

The world of Santorini from a new percpective
33.50 30.45

[product_subtitle] Foivos Papastratis is a young winemaker that will surpise you every year with new ideas that have the potential to change our perspective on premium wine making. F Santorini One Off Foivos Papastratis is the first launch of a wine from his new project called One Off. Each year he will chose a different terroir and will create a limited production wine that will only be available in the market once. After very successful F Paralia he came to Santorini and worked with Apostolos Mountrihas from Anhdrous Winery to create his own Santorini. A very interesting wine, with intense minerality and powerful acidity, which will tell the story of Santorini from a new impressive angle.

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Santorini Laoudia – Canava Chrission 2021. Tselepos Winery

An authentic Santorini experience not to be missed
53.20 48.36

[product_subtitle] Santorini Laoudia - Canava Chryssos by Tselepos Winery is one of these wines about which word of mouth spreads so fast that it gets hard to get any bottles if you do not make a move on time. The single vineyard where the Assyrtiko grapes come from is located at the village of Pyrgos in Santorini and is cultivated in terraces called pezoules. Grapes are carefully hand picked when they are ripe and the must stays with its fine lees for 8 months in amphoras and for another 10 months in the bottle. The result is a divine wine with perfect complexity, an amazing full body with incredible concentration and a satisfying acidity which is as sharp as it gets. A great wine by Giannis Tselepos, one of the top Greek producers today, whose endless innovation creates authentic Santorini experiences.

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Papas 2020. Artemis Karamolegos Winery

Santorini at its best
95.50 86.82

[product_subtitle] Papas by Artemis Karamolegos Winery is a terrific single vineyard wine from one of the oldest wineries in Santorini and obviously one of the best choices you can make for your cellar of Greek wines because it is full of the magic of this incredible terroir. The grapes of Assyrtiko come from a vineyard where the vines are really old, at least 150 years old. Without any irrigation or fertilizers, always at the mercy of the bright sun and the endless winds of Santorini, these vines are pushed to their limits producing very low yields per acre but with amazing concentration. Fermentation and maturation takes place in stainless steel tanks for 22 months an then the wine remains 2 months in oak and another 12 months in the bottle. Enjoy the best of Santorini in your glass.

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Natural Orange 2019. Anatolikos Vineyards

Top of the top natural
41.00 37.27

[product_subtitle] This wine has a special place in our hearts, since we have seen not only what it stands for but the evolution it has brought to Greek wine making with many others walking on their footsteps today. Marios and Sakis Nikolaidis created a wine that righteously won the title of best Natural Wine in Greece. Their Natural Orange Anatolikos Vineyards, is a not so classic blend of dynamic Assyrtiko and chic Malagouzia executed with an impressive innovative way. They chose to cultivate the two varieties in non irrigated vineyards with sandy soil and granite near Avdira, Xanthi. After extraction the must remained with the skins for 9 months in amphoras with the use of indigenous yeasts. and is bottled without using sulphites or filtration. Natural Orange 2019 is a wine of amazing complexity and unique personality.

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The Kings Court of Fthia 2019. Arlekinon Chora

Music to your senses from the Kings Court
24.80 22.55

[product_subtitle] The Kings Court of Fthia, from Arlekoinon Chora Winery, is a wine of limited production that not only has an eye catching name and a beautiful label but has  a genius understanding of Assyrtiko (85%) and the way it behaves in a blend with other varieties such as the less known local Batiki variety (15%) from Thessaly, central Greece. A late harvest and a low yield philosophy, which is also due to the hardening of the vines, offer a very concentrated superb final product. Half of the must remains in new French oak for 5 months while the rest for 10 months remains in its fine lees in order to balance complexity and freshness. With full body, medium acidity and a long caramel aftertaste Kings Court of Fthia is a very special wine made to grab the attention everywhere.

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Assyrtiko Wild Ferment 2022. Gaia Wines

This is what we call an amazing Santorini
38.20 34.73

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This wine is truly brilliant and it is one of the wines we will suggest that you need to store in your cellar soon enough, since 2.500 bottles are never enough to satisfy the demand from its fans in Greece and abroad. Patistis Winery is located in Argalasti, a beautiful village at the foothills of Mount Pelion, the mythical abode of centaures from Greece’s ancient past. The vineyards are cultivated according to the principles of organic farming and Xinomavro grapes are vinified with the traditional blanc de noir method which consists of removing the skins as soon as the fruit juice is extracted from the grapes. Blanc de Noir by Patistis Winery is a blend of the Xinomavro and Assyrtiko varieties which always confirms its fame as a great Greek wine.