Tear of the pine, Retsina

🌍 Greece, Macedonia 🍇 Assyrtico The Tear of the Pine Retsina from Kechris has a straw yellow color, delicate aromas, with subtle shades of resin, hints of minerality and fruity nuances in a well-made mouth with retsina adding something spicy without dominating the whole. Cool and fruity finish with herbal touches. This is the second most highly…

Domaine Messenicolas, Moi Je m’en Fous!! 2017

Moi, Je M’en Fous!!, which translated into English means “I don’t care”, is a range of three wines from Domaine Messenicolas in Karditsa in central mainland Greece. With edgy name and distinctive labels, you might think this is style over substance, but these wines have won numerous international awards and are definitely worth seeking out. George…

Domaine Tetramythos 2017

Domaine Tetramythos Roditis is a Greek organic white wine from Panayiotis Papagiannopoulos. It is produced in the Patras appellation, in the Peloponnese region with the grape variety Roditis. Located on Mount Aroania and cooled by the winds coming  from the Gulf of Corinth, this estate is gaining international  recognition for the quality of its wines….

Amber revolution in Zitsa, the soul…of Debina!!

Although Zitsa has been producing Debina wine since 600 AD, it became an official appellation only in 1972. One of the region’s most famous proponents was the 19th century English poet Lord Byron, who was a guest at the monastery in Zitsa and praised the region’s wines. Zitsa is the only appellation in the mountainous…