Wines from Ionian Islands.

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Ambelonas, Corfu, Ionion Islands.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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Wine, Gastronomy & Culture. Ambelonas Corfu is a multi-purpose establishment within a vineyard at the heart of Corfu island. Estate History. The first we know of the property is that it was acquired by our ancestors in 1600 when they emigrated from Venice to Corfu. Part of it was an olive grove and part a […]

Canada, Toronto, Kolonaki Group,

by Cornelius Wesseling
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Kolonaki group, Canada. was established in 1999 and began importing one of Greece’s top bottled water brands Ioli Natural Spring Water. 12 years later we have grown into a medium sized Wine & Spirit agency representing brands from all over the world and always keeping focus on the evolving renaissance of Greek wines. This has […]

Greece, Athens, Brettos.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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The unsuspected visitor of the historic center of Athens cannot miss the hundreds of colorful bottles and lights that decorate the walls of “Brettos”.  “BRETTOS” is the oldest distillery in Athens. It started operating for the first time back in 1909 at the ground level of an Athenian old mansion in the heart of Plaka. […]

Netherlands, Barendrecht, Greek Wines.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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Greek Wines, The Netherlands was initiated by Martin van der Heiden (ex banker) five years ago because of his admiration for the quality and uniqueness of Greek wines. In those five years he established a steadily growing interest in Greek wines from restaurant owners and sommeliers. Martin's customers are mainly non-Greek restaurant owners in the middle […]

Netherlands, Gorinchem, Ambrosia.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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Ambrosia was established in 1998 by current owner Dimitri Letas. Ambrosia was originally started to fill a niche in the Dutch market by importing premium Greek wines and high quality foods from Greece. We are now one of the largest suppliers in Holland to HoReCa, wine-boutiques, liquor-stores and supermarkets. Ambrosia is now a well diversified agency, […]

Sclavos wines, Lixouri, Kefalonia.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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Evriviadis completed his studies of agricultural sciences in 1996 and took over the fate of the family business. As a trained agronomist, he naturally placed the focus of his work on the vineyards. From the beginning he managed his own vineyards biologically, soon afterwards he switched to biodynamics. For him, biodynamic cultivation is not a […]

USA, New York, Athenee Importers.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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Athenee Importers, established in 1975, is the largest importer and distributor of fine wine, spirits and beer from Greece and Cyprus in the United States. We believe that the future of Greek wines lie in the hands of the small producers. In the past 20 years, the Greek wine industry has undergone tremendous change. Initially, […]