Posts tagged with ‘Gai’a Estate’

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Best ten Greek dry white wines of indigenous grapes.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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GrapeRover visited more than 120 Greek wineries since 2012. Many of these wineries send samples to be reviewed and rated by the GrapeRover team. According to this team, here’s the list of the 10 best Greek dry white wines (made from indigenous Greek grapes) we have reviewed up to now. ONE.  2010 Gaia Estate Assyrtiko […]

Gai’a Wines, Nemea, Peloponnese.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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All about Nemea, Peloponnese. Our winery was built in 1997 at the heart of our private vineyard of 7ha in Koutsi village of Nemea P.D.O. zone, at an altitude of 550m. First we chose the vineyard and then the location of our winery. Koutsi is a semi-mountainous village surrounded by vineyards known for their chalky […]

Exciting reds from Greece.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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By ERIC ASIMOV MAVROTRAGANO and mandelaria; limnio and vlahiko; and of course, agiorgtiko and xinomavro. I know: it’s all Greek. That’s what is so exciting. Tasting Report  The wine panel tasted 20 Greek reds from recent vintages, 2006 through 2010. 1.ARGYROS SANTORINI ATLANTIS 2008 *** $20 Unusual meaty, savory aroma, focused and well structured with earthy fruit flavors. 2.KIR-YIANNI […]

Gai’a Estate, Santorini.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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more on Santorini. We own two modern wineries that are located in two of the most interesting and promising P.D.O. areas of Greece, Nemea in Peloponnese and Santorini. Gaia’s main aim is to present the potential of the indigenous Greek grape varieties in the wine enthusiasts worldwide. Our company first emerged in the market in […]

Australia, Sydney, Rest. Xanthi.

by Cornelius Wesseling

  Downtown Sydney offers a small Greek sanctuary: Restaurant Xanthi! This is the place where the rich aromas and flavors of Greece will welcome you…. Besides a very Greek, both innovating and classic, kitchen, Xanthi is also a sanctuary for Greek wines: The winelist shows only an array of high quality Greek wines, rather surprising […]

Canada, Toronto, Rest. Volos

by Cornelius Wesseling

The mantra at Volos is to deliver the experience of Philoxenia.  We strive to tirelessly deliver this idea of true Greek hospitality throughout every element of our restaurant. Our Staff is warm, knowledgeable and professional. We pride ourselves on our delicious food.  We serve fresh and well-composed meals using the highest quality local produce, superior […]

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, […]