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Katogi Averoff Winery in Metsovo Opens its Doors to Wine Lovers

Katogi Averoff, the renowned Greek winery, is taking part in the 14th Open Doors festival of winemakers in northern Greece. On Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 of May, Katogi Averoff will offer guided tours of the winery's cellars in Metsovo....

Wines of Greece Complete Canadian Part of Spring Road Show (Photos)

The Canadian portion of Wines of Greece's Spring Road Show has just been completed, with events that took place in Montreal on May 1st and in Toronto on May 3rd. The events in Canada are now just as favoured as those in...

Greek Wines Travel through Canada and the US on Annual Roadshow

In celebration of the increasing popularity of Greek wines in North America, Wines of Greece have announced their annual road show and events schedule. The road show is set to kick-off events in Canada, with first stop being in Montreal...

Tina Fey Teams Up With Female Pals in Amy Poehler’s Directorial Debut

Amy Poehler and Tina Fey have been best of friends and colleagues for years; so it's no surprise that Fey is obviously along for the ride in Poehler's directorial debut, "Wine Country". After years of starring in TV and film...

Thalassitis: Greece's Underwater Wine Experiment (video)

On the Greek island of Santorini, Gaia Winery is experimenting with oxygen-free, underwater wine aging -- and it is producing stunning results. A metal cage full of wines, with two floats on either side, has been slowly sunk on the...

Athens: Wine is Everywhere (video)

Different wine-tasting events will be taking over the capital of Greece next week, starting with Athens Wine Week from 10 to 18 March, and Oenorama 2018, from 10 to 12 March. 4th Athens Wine Week: 1+1 Wine Gift Wouldn't it be...

Minister Promises to End Greek Wine Tax

Greece's government is to abolish an excise tax on wine introduced in 2015, after the completion of the third bailout program review. Agricultural Minister Vangelis Apostolou, speaking on Tuesday an Athens event organized by the National Interprofessional Organization of Vine...

The Wine Route of the Lakes: Western Macedonia

  In the heart of Northern Greece, lies the region of Western Macedonia where it is possible to experience the picturesque Wine Route of the Lakes. The route starts in the area of the PDO Amynteo vineyards, where red and rosé wines...

Pioneering Wine-making Educational Program Introduced by Katogi Averoff Hotel & Winery, Member of Aria Hotels

A pioneering educational program aimed at introducing the art of grapes and wine making to 9-18 year old students is presented by "Katogi Averoff Hotel & Winery" member of Aria Hotels. The "Oinologondas" ("Wine-talking", in free translation) program wishes to...

OiNotika 2017: Second Cretan Wine Fair in Athens

The second Cretan Wine Fair, OiNotika, with the participation of twenty-five wineries took place in Athens last weekend. The exhibition included seminars and wine tasting, while special attention was devoted to two cherished grapes, Liatiko and Vidiano. Litiako is one of...