Michalakis Winery


Our winery is situated within the estate, at its highest point and it is surrounded by the vineyards.

A production and storage capacity of 6.000 tons of super modern technological equipment (temperature control system, inert environment creation, automation of the distribution of grapes and must, static settling with refrigeration, cleaning ect).

A modern bottling line of a capacity of 2.500 bottles per hour, with Deox (the use of inner gas in the bottle to prevent oxidation) is used, to ensure the quality of the final product in the bottle.

A modern quality control laboratory ensures with daily checks the most perfect result and gives us the ability to control and track our wines.

 

This system is supported on an ongoing annual basis by trained personnel which constitutes of 4 enologists and 2 enologists in addition during the period of harvest.

OUR COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGES

  •  Brand New “High –Tech” WINERY, located in the center of the Estate in the heart of the island of CRETE.
  • 45 Hectares PRIVATELY OWNED ESTATE VINEYARDS at an altitude of 600 meters.
  • 40 Hectares PRIVATELY OWNED VINEYARDS of the Medieval Monastery of SAINT GEORGE, one of the Oldest  Cretan Monasteries (14th Century AD)
  • 100 Hectares of Co-operating Vineyards
  • 14 Local & International Grape Varieties
  • 1962 Foundation of the company «George Michalakis Sons G.P» This resulted in today’s vinicultures and winemaking activities.
  • 1965 With machines and equipment included in the family’s museum collection, the red wine "Palaios Michalakis" is bottled for the first and so is the «Lato» wine collection.
  • 1980 The company’s legal statue changes; it is converted into a ‘Societe Anonyme’ with the company name «Michalakis Brothers S.A.» and it is relocated to new facilities. Today a modern network of distribution and storage of 6000m2 operates in the establishment.
  •  2000 Foundation of the "Emmanouel Michalakis S.A." subsidiary while in 2003 the new family winery is built, within the 400 decares of the unified privately owned estate. Traditional Cretan as well as international contemporary varieties are cultivated in the vineyards of this new estate.

Our vision is to offer high quality wines, aiming at the emergence of the new Cretan vineyard to the global wine scene, to support those who wish to enhance their range of products and services in highly competitive markets.

Our winery is flexible in creating wines covering specific need of our clients. We also have the biggest market share of all the privately owned wineries in Crete. At the same time we are the biggest Domain in Crete and one of the biggest in Greece with privately owned vineyards and winery in the Estate.

Red     Red
Michalakis Winery LATO RED SEMI SWEET MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery MERLOT ESTATE MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery KOTSIFALI ESTATE MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery MANTILARI ESTATE MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery LATO RED MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery LE MANOIR RED DRY MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery VIN DE CRETE RED MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery MERASTRI RED
Michalakis Winery ATARACHOS RED

White     White
Michalakis Winery VILANA ESTATE MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery PLYTO ESTATE MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery LATO WHITE DRY MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery LE MANOIR WHITE DRY MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery MERASTRI WHITE
Michalakis Winery LATO RETSINA DRY MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery EVANTHIS
Michalakis Winery CHARDONNAY ESTATE MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery DAFNI ESTATE MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery VIN DE CRETE WHITE MICHALAKIS

Rosé     Rosé
Michalakis Winery LATO ROSE MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery LE MANOIR ROSE DRY MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery VIN DE CRETE ROSE MICHALAKIS
Michalakis Winery ATARACHOS ROSE


Tour the vineyard Tour the vineyard Tour the winery Tour the winery
Contact Person: Pasparakis Manolis

Street: St.George Epanosifi and Metaxochori junction]
State: Heraklion
Municipality: Heraklion
Area: Metaxochori
Postal Code: 700 10

Telephone:

+302810381303

+302810381182

Cellphone: +306936065022
E-mail: info@michalakis.gr

Visit Hours: On request

 


Contact Info:
Michalakis winery
St.George Epanosifi and Metaxochori junction

Metaxochori, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
 
Telephone:

+302810381303

+302810381182

Fax: +302810381182

 

Contact Form
Fields with an asterisk (*) are required
Back to top