Posts tagged with ‘Skouras’

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

by Cornelius Wesseling
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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. […]

Skouras Domaine, Argolis, Peloponnesos.

by Cornelius Wesseling
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More info on Argolis, Nemea, Peloponnesos. About Domaine Skouras Delectable, everyday, value-for-money wines. Inspired and inspiring bottles. Unforgettable vintages. Minuscule quantities.Magnificent occasions. Bold, confident winemaking. Winning teams both at home and around the world. All they define the unique approach of Domaine Skouras. At Skouras, we do not make just wine. We flirt with whites that turn heads. We are flamboyant with our intense […]

20 “Best Greek Wines” of 2012

by Cornelius Wesseling

  According to the Thessaloniki based, influential “Oinos Wine Club“, here are the 20 “Best Greek Wines”  0f 2012!   And the winner is…..   2008 Hatzidakis Assyrtiko from Santorini!     Please click here to read the full article.

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 […]

Germany, Berlin, Rest. Pratirio

by Cornelius Wesseling

        Amiable atmosphere. Friendly prices. In the heart of Berlin. Excellent quality Greek  winelist, owner Nikolaos Koulis shows his enthousiasm and pride for Greek wines by selecting wines from small, artisanal wineries in the Peloponnese, Crete, Santorini, Macedonia, Attica and Kefalonia. The menu comprises of mainly traditional dishes. The garnishing is very […]

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 […]

U.K., London, Mazi Restaurant.

by Cornelius Wesseling

I was quite happily astonished, looking at the wine-list of this restaurant! They obvisiously are taking a leading role in acknowledging the quality of Greek wines. Some of my favourites: Gerovassiliou, Malagousia, 2011,  Bottle ₤ 37 and Thymiopoulos Earth & Sky, Xinomavro, 2007,  Bottle ₤ 44, both very reasonably priced! I sure know now where to eat, […]

2011 Skouras Agiorgitiko Cuvée Prestige

by Cornelius Wesseling
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Tasted by GrapeRover. Purple colored. Medium viscosity. Clear aroma’s of black cherry, blackberry, prune, and leesy. Nice round flavors of black currant (cassis), prune, cherry, and plum. The well balanced body is light/medium. Round texture. Very plea…

2011 Skouras rose Zoe

by Cornelius Wesseling

Tasted by GrapeRover. Brilliant rose colored. Some light viscosity. Gentle aroma’s of raspberry, strawberry, cherry, mint, and pomegranate. Juicy flavors of cherry, strawberry, raspberry, and mint. Lightbodied. Very sympathetic finale. (87 pts.) – Tast…

2011 Skouras Moschofilero

by Cornelius Wesseling

Tasted by GrapeRover. Light yellow. Good viscosity. Aroma’s like grapefruit, lime, peach, and melon. Broad flavors like grapefruit, lemon,apricot, and eucalyptus. Elegantly light bodied. Smooth texture. Excellent finish. (88 pts.) – Tasted 4/14/2012.