Crete Wines

In #Crete you order #wine by kilo weight. It is called Krasi as in, Kokkino (red), Aspro (white) or Rose. Know Cretan wine varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Dafni, Kotsifali, Liatiko, Malvazia di Candia, Mantilari, Muscat of Spina, Plyto, Sauvignon Blanc, Sangiovese, Syrah, Sangiovese, Thrapsathiri and Vidiano. Crete is moving into International wine markets and winning awards. This is a visual introduction to Greece's oenology (Dionysos) through the island of Crete.
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The red #wine of #Crete, on top of 100 festive red wines in Financial #Mediteranea .... by one of the most discerning palates, the famous sommelier #Jancis_Robinson!  Top 100 festive wines – part two: well-bred reds - FT.com

Top 100 festive wines – part two: well-bred reds - FT.com

All these wines, culled from the or so I taste each year, are thoroughly distinctive and superior, generally scoring a very high mark on my scale. Unlike so much of the fine wine on sale, they are all ready to drink.

#Lyrarakis Symbolo: Probably one of the best #Cretan #wines ever produced. Probably one of the most fascinating stories behind a wine label.

Lyrarakis Symbolo: Probably one of the best Cretan wines ever produced. Probably one of the most fascinating stories behind a wine label.

Today we visit #Tamiolakis #Wines @Choudetsi, 70100 #Herakleion, #Crete, Greece T: +30 2810 742083 F: +30 2810 742083 The winery' s page at our website: http://bit.ly/1rFGgPn

Greece's time for international wine prominence.

#Douloufakis #Winery, a family winery based in #Crete, Greece. And they have #Syrah!

We have always loved the wines of Douloufakis Winery, a family winery based in Crete, Greece. And their Syrah, is one of our absolute favorites!

If you are a wine lover a trip to #Crete isn’t complete without a visit to the Iraklio #Wine Country, which produces 70% of the wine from Crete.

Sideritis is a rose and pink colored Greek wine that is grown and cultivated in the region of Peloponnese, Greece, the Greek island of Evia and Patras.

#Nikos_Miliarakis, owner of #Minos #wines,# crete

10 things to eat and drink in Cretan cuisine

Nikos Miliarakis, owner of Minos wines, crete

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