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To Wines o Crete στο Financial Times

The stars among Cretan winesby Andrew JeffordSOURCE‘The indigenous star among Cretan whites, Vidiano, can vary from fresh and sappy to peachy and creamy’.The story of Europe’s 19th-century phylloxera crisis (American root-feeding ins... περισσότερα

Το Wines of Crete στο Decanter

Jefford on Monday: The call of CreteSource: DecanterAndrew Jefford visits the high-altitude vineyards of Crete and finds an ancient wine culture in renaissance... Mantilari Plakoyra Vineyard. Credit: Nikos SomarakisThe sun shone; the wind h... περισσότερα

Το Wines of Crete στο γαλλικό περιοδικό «Ici et Ailleurs»

Η Κρήτη ως ιδανικός προορισμός για διακοπές και όχι μόνον, παρουσιάζεται σε πολυσέλιδο (22σελίδες) αφιέρωμα του περιοδικού «Ici et Ailleurs» που κυκλοφόρησε στη Γαλλία και θα μείνει στα περίπτερα για τρεις μήνες.Ο συντάκτης του άρθρου αναφέρει... περισσότερα

The Minos touch | Food and travel magazine

by Rosemary BarronSteeped in myth and cultures from the Minoans to Ottomans, Crete enjoys bountiful natural produce too. Its olives, cheeses, wines and seafood are all part of the legend, says Rosemary BarronThe table has long since disappeared under t... περισσότερα

World of Wines: Historical wines and the fabulous legends

by Neal Jones The more I write about in wines, the more I enjoy investigating historical wines and the fabulous legends there are in every wine growing region around the world. This pleasure is enhanced by the pure art form that wine is with each growi... περισσότερα

A Brief Cretan Wine Tour

October 2014A Brief Cretan Wine Tourby Phil ButlerThe land that was once the center of Bronze Age magnificence, for that time beyond any comparison, Minoan Crete was a place of refined society. Ages ago, the cultivated of pure fruits of the vine were ... περισσότερα

Vins crétois

By Evelyn Malnic Derrière les eaux turquoise, les vins. Célèbre dans le monde entier pour son célèbre régime…  crétois, et peut-être aussi pour l’accompagner!  la Cr&eg... περισσότερα

Going Native: Crete Wine Varietals

by Melanie Young There’s a place in the middle of the wine-dark sea called Crete, a lovely, fruitful land surrounded by the sea. – Homer, The Odyssey Thrapsathiri, Vidiano, Vilana, Malvasia de Candia, Daphni, Plyto, Kostifali, Ma... περισσότερα

Crowd Pleasers For The Grill, From Cretans (Highlights From Wines Of Crete 2014 Tastings)

Last month, I had the pleasure of speaking about the native varieties of Crete at tastings in both NYC and D.C., organized by The Connected Table and Wines of Crete.Minor pronunciation snafus aside, I had a blast introducing the ... περισσότερα

Wines of Crete Hosts Educational Seminars in New York & Washington, D.C.

 by The Somm Journal  Stella Astirakaki, Wines of Crete, Alexandra Manousakis, Nostos Wines and Maria Titaki, Titakis WinesNew Wines of Greece and Wines of Crete hosted educational tastings for trade and media in New York and Washingto... περισσότερα

Going Native (In NYC, D.C. And Glossy) With Wines Of Crete

By Joe Roberts aka 1winedude For starters, next week I’ll be working with Wines of Crete in leading two trade and media educational seminars and tastings on the native grape varieties of the twelve recognized PDO and PGI de... περισσότερα

Wines of Crete - by Tanisha Townsend (Girl Meets Glass blogger)

by Tanisha Townsend (Girl Meets Glass blogger)TanishaTanishaThere’s a place in the middle of the wine-dark sea called Crete, a lovely, fruitful land surrounded by the sea.  ~~ The Odyssey, HomerI actually postponed a trip to stay in DC for t... περισσότερα

New Wines of Greece: Exploring Crete’s Native Varietals

By Marisa D'Vari | June 9th, 2014Quick! Think of one of the oldest wine regions in the world! Many of you might say Burgundy or Bordeaux, yet the wines of Crete are over 4000 years old. The Roman Empire treasured these wines for good reason: wine... περισσότερα

Crete’s Wine Renaissance

By Roger MorrisPerhaps it was the Venetians, however, who most influenced Crete, setting up trading ports along the northern coast to make Crete’s wines and preserved produce famous throughout Europe.Crete is an amazing island. The southernmos... περισσότερα

1WineDude TV Episode 52: Alexandra Manousakis On The Challenges (and Ironies!) Of Crete’s Modern Wine Biz

by 1winedude In this episode of 1WineDude TV, I talk (on location!) with with Alexandra Manousakis, whose family makes wine from Rhone varieties on the Greek island of Crete. Aside from prettying up things here on 1WDTV, Alexandra gives us an ins... περισσότερα

The Compelling Wines of Crete

by Michael CervinThe Greeks might be better known for being the architects of democracy, but they have an even longer wine history, stretching back at least 3,500 years on the island of Crete.You might assume that centuries of wine making would mean th... περισσότερα

Believe in yourself!

Γράφει ο Σίμος Γεωργόπουλος, Οινογράφος-Sommelier (6-2-2014)Ο “οινοψυχίατρος” Δρ. Σίμος Γεωργόπουλος απολαμβάνει υπέροχο Κρητικό κρασί και προσφέρει πολύτιμες συμβουλές οινικής αυτοεκτίμησης!   Τροφή για σκέψη η προ μηνός επίσκεψή μο... περισσότερα

Beverage Media

You can see the full publication HEREAugust 2014 περισσότερα

Light summer wines from Crete's blazing hills

Ancient stone winemaking equipment at Vathyperto in Crete. (John Foy)By John Foy|For The Star-Ledger on July 18, 2013A few weeks ago, I bridged Greece’s ancient wine history with its ... περισσότερα

Crete: The New/Original Tuscany?

by Jean Newman Glock29-7-2013Outside the front door of our villa on the mountain was a fountain. Really just a spigot in a stone hearth bringing water up from the well, but the water from this Cretan well was the best I have ever tasted. Perhaps it ... περισσότερα

Vidianó: Affordable White Wine from Crete

by Stevie Stacionis7-8-2013 Note from the author: I'm sipping my way through the 1,368 varieties covered in Wine Grapes by MW Jancis Robinson, MW Julia Harding, and Dr. Jose Vouillamoz. Join me?One month ago, this was happening. I was windblown, b... περισσότερα

Creta: un mare… di vino! (in Italian)

Di Leonardo Mazzanti • 28 ago 2013 MILIARAKIS VINEYARD HOUSE – SAMBAS (ISOLA DI CRETA) – Quando sono partito per Creta i punti fermi della vacanza erano mare, sole e siti archeologici. Dalla gastronomia e dai vini non mi aspettavo granc... περισσότερα


by Annie Edgerton11 September 2013 My little map of Crete!We've seen a rise in quality wine from other parts of Greece and from my new fave winemaking locale, Turkey, so it's no wonder that the Mediterranean island of Crete is getting in on... περισσότερα

Liatiko: Would You Buy a 'Weird' Greek Red for Under $15?

 Jul 9, 2013 by Stevie StacionisNote from the author: There are 1,368 varieties covered in Wine Grapes by MW Jancis Robinson, MW Julia Harding, and Dr. Jose Vouillamoz. Bet you can't try them all.[Photo: Stevie Stacionis]On the Greek island of... περισσότερα

The (Very) Slow Rise of the Wines of Crete

by Michael CervinJune 12, 2013he Greeks may have been the architects of democracy, but they seem to have taken more time to build reputable wine. The wine history on the island of Crete stretches 3,500 years, but it has only been since 2003 that Cret... περισσότερα

La Crète à travers ses vignobles

LE MONDE | 01.08.2008 à 16h26 • Mis à jour le 01.08.2008 à 16h26 | Par Michel Samson - CRETE ENVOYE SPECIAL Cette île de la Méditerranée, aux collines arides, est aussi un paradis pour les gourm... περισσότερα

The revival of Cretan Wines

Article about cretan wines in the "Greek Star Magazine" , Chicago. written by Peter Csizmadia-Honigh περισσότερα

Greece: Europe’s Newest Wine Country

From August 2012 By Bruce Schoenfeld In Greece—between the Peloponnese, Macedonia, and the shores of Crete—T+L finds welcoming people, seductively simple food, and unforgettable Greek wines.Appeared as "Europe's Newest Wine Country" i... περισσότερα

What Did The Ancient Greek God of Wine Drink?

By Wine FollyDionysus, son of Zeus, is known to the world as the bringer of wine. His visage can been seen today on the Sommelier’s pin, a symbol of respect to wine’s contribution throughout history. It seems appropriate too: both of Diony... περισσότερα

Το Κρητικό κρασί στο περιοδικό Meininger's

Αφιέρωμα για το Κρητικό κρασί φιλοξενείται στο διεθνές περιοφικού κρασιού Meininger's. Το άρθρο το υπογράφει η Master of Wine, Caroline Gilby.Μπορείτε να δείτε περισσότερα ΕΔΩ  περισσότερα

Is Red Wine Good for You? 11 Little Known Health Benefits of Red Wine

Source: Wine turtleIs red wine good for you? When most people think of alcoholic beverages, they immediately jump to the conclusion that they are bad for your health and that they should be avoided. What if I were to tell you that there is one alcoholic... περισσότερα