Posts tagged with ‘Nikos Lazaridi’

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Nico Lazaridi, Drama, East Macedonia.

by Cornelius Wesseling

All about Drama, East Macedonia. It all began in Eastern Macedonia in the 1980s, when in the early years of that decade Mr. Nico Lazaridis set out along his chosen path after a successful  business route in natural decorative marbles to setting up a new winery . His decision to becoming a wine-maker was illuminated […]

USA, Los Angeles, Le Petit Greek.

by Cornelius Wesseling

The History of Le Petit Greek On the quaint main street of Larchmont Village, nestled in among the wonderful shops and coffee houses, sits one of the jewels of the L.A. dining scene, Le Petit Greek Restaurant. Owners Tom and Dimitri Houndalas have created a comfortable atmosphere and carte du jour that instantly transports you […]

Holland, Amersfoort, rest./wine-bar Pallas Athena.

by Cornelius Wesseling
pallas athene

Right in the heart of the Medieval town of Amersfoort you will find a true Greek Oasis:  Restaurant / winebar Pallas Athene.   Innovative Greek cuisine, extensive wine list, knowlegable service, and warm ambiance, have made the Pallas Athene restaurant a staple in Amersfoort. Since 1992 winelover Kostas Georgiadis runs his restaurant with unstoppable energy. […]

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 […]

Greece, Thessaloniki, Clochard.

by Cornelius Wesseling

    all time classic … clochard … a prize winning favorite. elegance, discreet luxury, charming atmosphere, a value through time … awesome Greek winelist The clochard has deservedly earned the title of the classic good restaurant. Awarded for four consecutive years with the “Golden Chef’s Hat” Prize ( 2008 till today) is undoubtedly an excellent […]

Belgium, Brussels, Rest. Notos

by Cornelius Wesseling

          NOTOS means “south” in Greek. Constantin Erinkoglou Notos opened in an old tiny library in 1995. Greek specialties served on rustic tables attract friends around friendly wines:  success was  immediately! In 2000, NOTOS moved to a more spacious streets of Livorno located in this lively area between the fashionable Avenue Louise and the […]

2006 Nico Lazaridis – Magic Mountain red

by Cornelius Wesseling

Tasted by GrapeRover. Purple colored. Treacly. Elegant aroma’s of raspberry, blueberry, blackberry, vanilla, game, and barnyard. Intertwining flavors of raspberry, red currant, vanilla, oak, and mushroom. Medium/full bodied. Round and fleshy texture. I…

2010 Nico Lazaridi dry white

by Cornelius Wesseling

Tasted by GrapeRover. Bright yellow colored. Medium viscosity. Abundant aroma’s of lime, pineapple, and gooseberry. Elegant flavors of green apple, grapefruit, pineapple, melon, and some flint. The body is light mellow with a pleasant juicy texture. So…

2011 Nikos Lazaridis – Magic Mountain white

by Cornelius Wesseling

Tasted by GrapeRover. Greenish yellow colored. Light viscosity. Curious aroma of some cedar. Playfull and crispy aroma’s of lime, melon, gooseberry, cut green grass. Light flavors of apple, lemon, gooseberry, and toast. Supple/light bodied with juicy t…