Posts tagged with ‘Macedonia’

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Pieria Eratini Estate, Pieria, Central Macedonia.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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All about Pieria, Central Macedonia. In 2006, Pieria Eratini was founded in Kolindro, in the Prefecture of Pieria, by the oenologists Pavlos Argyropoulos and Andreas Pantos. The 150 acre Estate vineyards located on the foothills of Olympus mountain, are being cultivated organically and planted with varieties, such as Xinomavro, Kolindrino, Assyrtiko and Malagousia, as also […]

Chrisostomou Winery, Pieria, Central Macedonia.

by Cornelius Wesseling

All about Pieria, Central Macedonia..   The vineyard of the Chrisostomou family is located in Pydna (Kitros) of the Pieria regional unit, a place which has tradition in the agriculture of vineyards and the wine production. Since 1925, immigrants from the eastern Rumelia (North Thrace) settled the village, bringing with them their love for the […]

Voulgari’s Winery, Thessaloniki, Central Macedonia.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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All about Thessaloniki, Central Macedonia. The story of Voulgari’s winery begins in the middle 70’s at Nei Epivates, Thessaloniki, Hellas. The grandfather of the Voulgari family, Vasilios, was the first who attempted and managed to produce wine after planting and caltivating two vineyards. The wine was enough to cover the needs of Nei Epivates. As […]

Belias Wines, Kozani, West Macedonia.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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All about Kozani, West Macedonia. The Belides family has its own history in wine trading. With the exchange of populations between Greece and Turkey in 1923 they came from Nichori of Constantinople bringing along the sacred family icons and some vines of the ‘Voulgariko’ variety. This variety constituted the basis upon which our vineyards as […]

Karydas Domaine, Naoussa, Central Macedonia.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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All about Naoussa, Central Macedonia. Domaine Karydas is located in Ano Gastra, one of the most well-known vineyards in Naoussa, at an altitude of 205 metres. The vineyard covers an area of 2.6 hectares, is located on a slope and was planted in 1980. In 1994, a fully-equipped winery was built in the middle of the […]

Kamkoutis Vineyard, Kozani, West Macedonia.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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All about Kozani, West Macedonia. In this blessed place, near the entrance Kourites Velvento, John and Mary Kamkoutis, continuing the family tradition, he set up the vineyard area of 60 acres with prestigious foreign – local and regional varieties. The mountain of Pieria, the lake breeze Polyfytos and loamy soils provide favorable conditions for the cultivation of the vine. […]

Zararis Wines, Anchialos, Central Macedonia.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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All about Anchialos, Central Macedonia. The vineyards owned by George Zarari, spread the plain, west of the prefecture of Thessaloniki, across the Gulf of Thessaloniki and between two rivers, Gallikos and Axios River. Southwest skyline rise the mountains of Olympus, while the Northwest at 40 km dominate the outskirts of the Pike. This creates currents […]

Fellahidis winery, Kavala, East Macedonia.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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all about Kavala, East Macedonia. In 1990 Savvas Felahidis decided to be involved with the culture of biological grapes on high quality wine production. He therefore creates an experimental vineyard of 3 acres where he plants 8 different varieties of wine grapes. On 1993 and after 3 years of research and appreciation he came to […]

Evritika Kellari, Evros, East Macedonia.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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All about Evros, East Macedonia. Just a few dozen meters from the North-Eastern borders of Greece with Turkey and Bulgaria, Evritika Kellaria (meaning Cellars of Evros) are situated on a hill surrounded by acres of vineyards. Here, we vinify, produce and bottle our famous wines “Onar”, “Orfeas” and “Enigma” from carefully selected grapes with passion […]


by Cornelius Wesseling

The red variety is from Greece . Synonyms are Muscat Mavro, Moschogaltso and Xinogaltso. You can not with the variety Muscat of Hamburg are confused. According occurred in 1998, DNA is it a color mutation of Muscat Blanc , but a separate variety. The late-ripening vine is susceptible to botrytis and bunch rot , but resistant to Drought . It provides aromatic, soft-bodied red wines. The variety is in the region […]