Posts tagged with ‘Corfu’

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Ambelonas, Corfu, Ionion Islands.

by Cornelius Wesseling

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 […]

Grammenos Family wines, Corfu, Ionion Islands.

by Cornelius Wesseling

All about Corfu, Ionion Islands. The wine factory of the Grammenos Family has its seat in Aerostato, on the top of the mountain of Sinarades, with view to the beach of Saint Gordis. The family’s occupation with the cultivation of the vineyards and the production of wine has its roots in the middle of the previous century. […]

Ionion Islands subregions.

by Cornelius Wesseling
Ionion Islands feat

          Please see HERE the Ionion Islands wineries. The Ionian Islands are a group of islands in the Ionian Sea, off the west coast of Greece. While not as famous viticulturally as the islands of the Aegean Sea, where Santorini and Samos make some of Greece’s most famous wines, the Ionian Islands have a rich winegrowing history. […]

Theotoky Estate, Corfu, Ionion Islands.

by Cornelius Wesseling

All about Corfu, Ionion Islands.   Welcome to the website of the famous Theotoky Estate situated in the beautiful fertile Ropa Valley sheltered by mountains below which grow the fragrant pine forests, ancient olive groves and verdant vineyards. The 300 acre Estate is famed for its fine wines, organic extra virgin olive oil and mouth-watering […]