🇬🇷GREECEGreek Islands


GREEK ISLANDS ARE–  Archepelago- 3

WHITE=  |    RED= **Refer to PGI. For Grape Information

GEOGRAPHY Greece(West & South-East of Continental Greece), LATITUDE:

  • GREEK ISLAND ARCHIPELAGO INCLUDE
    • Cyclades- Choir, Ikaria, Lemnos, Lesvos, Paros, Samos, Syros
    • Dodekanese- Crete, Kos, Rhodes
    • Ionian- Cephalonia, Corfu, Lefkada, Zakinthos

TOPOGRAPHY “Flat/ Rolling/ Hilly/ Mountainous”,   Archipelago

SOILS Metamorphic”, ”Volcanic”, ”Sedimentary, Basalt, Limestone

CLIMATE Mediterranean”,   Summers– Long, Hot, Dry   |   Winters– 2-Month Rain

CULTURE GASTRONOMY…Fish, Greek Salads   |   CHEESE…Goat



IONIAN SEA–  PDO.- 3     –PGI.- 4

  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece(West), West of Greek Peninsula
    • ISLANDS– CephaloniaCorfu, Lefkada, Zakynthos

Corfu Island

CORFU PGI. ‘Area’      @Corfu

  • WHITE= Kakotrygis, Petrokoritho, Skyolpnichtis
  • RED= Mavrodafni
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece/ Ionian Sea(North), On~Corfu~Island~ (65km. Long & 3km. Wide)
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly”
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE– ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers– Ambelonas, Goulis, Theotoky

HALIKOUNA PGI. ‘Area’      @Corfu

  • WHITE= Kakotrygis, Petrokoritho, Skyolpnichtis
  • RED= ?
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Ionian Sea(North), On~Corfu~Island~(South)
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly”
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE– ? ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers

Lefkada Island

LEFKADA PGI. ‘Area’      @

  • WHITE= Asproverj, Cholores, Muscat, Vardea, Verjami
  • RED= Mavrodaphne, Thiakos
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Ionian Sea(Central)
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly”, SLOPES/ ?, +Alt.600mt., On~Lefkada~Island~
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE– ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers

Cephalonia Island

MAVRODAPHNE Of CEPHALONIA PDO.     @

  • WHITE= Mavrodaphne
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Ionian Sea(South), On~Cephalonia~Island~, “Non-Contiguous”
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling”
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted
  • VINIFICATIONSweet
    • Estates/ Producers

MUSCAT Of CEPHALONIA PDO.     @

  • WHITE= Muscat Blanc a Petite Grains
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Ionian Sea(South), On~Cephalonia~Island~(West)
  • VINIFICATIONSweet
    • Estates/ Producers

MANTZAVINATA PGI. ‘Area’     @Mantzavinata

  • WHITE= Goustolidi AKA=Vostylidi    |   RED= Araklino, Thiako
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Ionian Sea(South), On~Cephalonia~Island~(West)
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly”
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE– ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers

ROBOLA Of CEPHALONIA PDO.     @Cephalonia

  • WHITE= Ribola
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Ionian Sea(South), On~Cephalonia~Island~(South)
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Hilly”,  PLATEAU/ Omali,  SLOPES/ Mt. Enos, +Alt.175mt.-800mt.
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers– Orealios Gaea

METAXATA PGI. ‘Area’     @Metaxata

  • WHITE= Thiniatiko
  • RED= ?
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Ionian Sea(South), On~Cephalonia~Island~(South)
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly”
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers

SLOPES Of ENOS PGI. ‘Area’      @Elios-Pronni

  • WHITE= Goustolidi, Tsaoussi, Mavrodaphne
  • RED= ?
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Ionian Sea(South), On~Cephalonia~Island~(South)
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly”
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers

Zakynthos Island

KEFALONIA PGI. ‘Area’      @Argostoli

  • WHITE= Muscat, Robola
  • RED= Mavrodaphne
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Ionian Sea(South), On~Zakinthos~Island~
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Hilly”, SLOPES/ Mt. Enos, +Alt.800mt.
  • SOILS= “Sedimentary”, Limestone
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULUTRE– 303 ha., Planted,  Vine Training/ Low Goblet
    • Estates/ Producers– Bazigos

ZAKYNTHOS PGI. ‘Area’     @Zakynthos

  • WHITE= Asprorompola, Goustolidi, Pavlos, Skiadopoulo, Verdea
  • RED= Goustolidi, Katsakoulias, Robola Black
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece/ Ionian Sea(South), On~Zakynthos~Island~
    • Off Coast/ Peloponnese(20 km.), (32 km. Long)
    • Sub-Zones- Mountains(West), Lowlands(East)
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly”
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE– 1,902 ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers– Grampsas, Solomos

AEGEAN SEA PGI. ‘Regional’  PDO.- 5     PGI.- 3      @Santorini

  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aegean Sea, South & East of Mainland Greece
    • BORDERS: Turkey(East)
    • Aegeon Islands Include– Choir, Ikaria, Lemnos, Lesvos, Paros, Samos, Syros

Lemnos Island

LEMNOS ISLAND PDO.     @Nea Koutali

  • WHITE= Limnio, Muscat Alexandria
  • RED= Fokiana, Kalampaki, Kuntra
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aegean Sea(North), In Cyclades Archipelago, On~Lemnos~Island~
    • South of Thrace(100 km.), (30km. Long & 20km. Wide)
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Hilly/ Mountainous”, On~Lemnos~Island~, SLOPES/ ?,+Alt.800 mt.
  • CLIMATE=Mediterranean”, Most Vineyards On South Side to Protect From North Wind
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted
  • VINIFICATIONDry,  Sweet
    • Tsipouro, Raki(After Pressing, Pumace Covered with Sea-Weed to Secure Humidity, and Left to 2 Months, Then Boiled and Double Distilled)
    • Estates/ Producers– Ioannis Kremmydas, P. Chanas, Xatzigeorgiou
  • CULTUREASSOCIATIONS ~Agricultural Cooperatives of Limnos~

MUSCAT Of LEMNOS PDO.     @Lemnos

  • WHITE= Muscat Alexandria AKA=Moschato Alexandrias
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aegean Sea(North), In Cyclades Archipelago
    • On~Lemnos~Island~(Greater)
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VINIFICATION– Dry-Sweet/ Vin Doux Naturel
    • Estates/ Producers- Tsantali

Syros Island

SYROS ISLAND PGI. ‘Area’    @

  • WHITE= Assyritiko, Kountoura, Monemvasia   |    RED= ?
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece/ Aegean Sea(Central), In Cyclades Archipelago
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly”, On~Syros~Island~
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers– Syros Winery

Paros Island

PAROS ISLAND PDO.     @Lefkes

  • WHITE= Monemvassia, Malvasias Oenos
  • RED= Mandilaria, Monemvassia, Vaftra
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aegean Sea(Central), In Cyclades Archipelago, On~Paros~Island~
    • Sub-Zones- Thapsana PGI.
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly/ Mountainous”, SLOPES/ Profitis Elias Mountains, +Alt.?
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers

THAPSANA PGI. ‘Area’     @

  • WHITE= ?
  • RED= Monemvassia, Mandilaria
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aegean Sea(Central), In Cyclades Archipelago, On~Paros~Island~
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly”
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers

Santorini Island

SANTORINI PDO.     @Fira

  • WHITE= Assyritiko 75%, Adoni, Aidani, Athiri, Gaidoura, Katsano
  • RED= Mandelaria, Mavrotrgano, Voudomato
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aegean Sea(Central)
    • In Cyclades Archipelago, On~Santorini~Island~
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly”
  • SOILS= Metamorphic”, Volcanic, Ash/ Pumice, Mixed With Red & Black Volcanic Stones, High In Iron and Magnesium, Andesitic Rock
    • Soil and Land is Influenced by a Volcanic Eruption Around 1618 BC.
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE– 1,200 ha. Planted
    • CHALLENGES– ~Vine Training~ –Kouloura– Bush Training System.
      • Vines Are Planted In Depressions In Ground. The Vines Are Pruned Between November and February With Vine Shoots Woven Into Round Crown Sharped Baskets and Grape Clusters Huddled In the Center. Each of the Shoots Have Three Eyes Where Bunches Will Come Out. Designed to Protect Against Harsh Sun and Wind and to Help Capture the Morning Dew Moisture.
      • Santorini Vineyards Are Not All Located In One Area, Instead the Hundreds of Vineyards Are All Spread Separately Across the Island.
    • ADVANTAGE– ~No Phylloxera~
      • All Vine Are On Their Own Roots System. Root System Can Be to 400 Years Old and Vines Are Grafted to Old Roots Every 80 Years. Harvest Takes Place All Through August.
  • VINIFICATION
    • VINSANTO PDO. AKA=Wine as Wine of Santorini by the Romans 5 Kilograms Needed to Produce 700 Grams of Wine. Pomice was Full of Grape Sugar Which Wasn’t Removed During Pressing. This Was Placed In Large Traff and Soaked In Must For 4 Days, +AGED/ 2 yr.-10 yr. In Large Wooded Barrels
      • WHITE= Assyritiko(+51%), Mandelari, Adoni, Vin de Raisin Passerile or Vin de Liqueur
    • DISTILLATE– Pumice is Distilled In Special Stills to Produce Tsikoudia AKA=Raki. Originally Used to Medicinal Purposes Such as Rubs For Cold.
    • Estates/ Producers– Argyros, Boutari, Canava Roussos, Gaia, Gavalas, Hatzidakis, Karamolegos, Koutsoyiannopoulos,Santo(Co.-Op.), Sigalas, Vassaltis, Venetsanos
  • CULTURE– Island Also Known as Thira
    • GASTRONOMY…Seafood, Fish, Honey From Passito Grapes
    • CHEESE…Feta
    • Monks & Monasteries“-  ~Profit of Elias~

Lesvos Island

LESVOS ISLAND PGI. ‘Area’     @Mitilini

  • WHITE=    |    RED= Lesvos
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aegean Sea(East), In Cyclades Archipelago, On~Lesvos~Island~
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted
  • VINIFICATIONOuzo– Distilled In Apostaktiria(Still) Steeped/ Aniseed, Fennel, Mastic
    • Estates/ Producers– Methymneos

Chois Island

CHOIS ISLAND PGI.     @Volissos

  • WHITE= Assyrtico, Roditis
  • RED= ?
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aegean Sea(East), In Cyclades Archipelago, On~Chois~Island~
    • BORDERS: Turkey(Near/ 8km.)
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly”, SLOPES/ Mount Pelineon, +Alt.450mt., Peak 1,300mt.
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted
  • VINIFICATION– Ouzo, Mastica
    • Estates/ Producers– Ariousios, Stoupakis(Distillery), Tetteris(Distillery)
  • CULTURE– Dionysus “The God of Wine” Son Inopion Rules Chois

Ikaria Island

IKARIA ISLAND PGI. ‘Area’    @Agios Kirykos

  • WHITE= Assyriko, Athiri, Begleri AKA=Thrapsathiri
  • RED= Fokiano, Mandilaria
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aegean Sea(East), In Cyclades Archipelago, On~Ikaria~Island~
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Hilly/ Terraces”, SLOPES/ ?, +Alt.50mt.-700mt.
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers– Afianes

Samos Island

SAMOS ISLAND PDO.     @Vathi

  • WHITE=
    • International– Muscat Blanc a Petite Grains AKA=Moschato Aspro
  • RED= ?
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aegean Sea(East), In Cyclades Archipelago, On~Samos~Island~
    • Sub-Zones- Slopes of Ambelos PGI., BORDERS: Turkey(Near 2km.)
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly”, SLOPES/ Mount Ampelos, +Alt.?, (45km. Long & Wide)
  • VITICULTURE– ?  ha. Planted
  • VINIFICATIONPassito,  Vin Doux Naturel,  Brandy
    • Estates/ Producers– Calvino Deus, Kourtaki, Olympio, Samos(Co.-Op.), Tsantali

SLOPES Of AMBELOS PGI. ‘Area’     @

  • WHITE= Muscat   |   RED= ?
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aegean Sea(East), In Cyclades Archipelago, On~Samos~Island~
    • VILLAGES– Kallithea, Marathokambos, Neohori, Shoureika
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly”, SLOPES/ Mount Ampelo,+Alt.?
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted
    • -Estates/ Producers-

DODEKANESE ISLANDS    PDO.- 2.    PGI.- 3

  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aegean Sea(South-East), In Dodekanese Archipelago
    • Dodekanese Islands Include–  Crete, Kos, Rhodes, BORDERS: Turkey

Kos Island

KOS ISLAND PGI. ‘Area’     @Kos

  • WHITE= Arhiri, Assyriko, Malagousia
    • International– Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc
  • RED= Mandelaria
    • International– Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache, Merlot, Mourvedre, Syrah, Tempranillo
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aegean Sea(South-East)
    • In Dodekanese Archipelago, On~Kos~Island~
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Hilly”, SLOPES/ Mount Dikeo, +Alt.?
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers– Triantafyllopoulos

Rhodes Island

RHODES ISLAND PDO.     @Rhodes

  • WHITE= Athiri, Assyrtiko, Muscat Samos AKA=Muscat Blanc a Petite Grains, Muscat Trani
  • RED= Amorgiano AKA=Mandilaria
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aegean Sea(South-East)
    • In Dodekanese Archipelago, On~Rhodes~Island~
    • Sub-Zones- Muscat of Rhodes PDO.
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Hilly/ Mountainous”, SLOPES/ Mount Atavyros, +Alt.?
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted
  • VINIFICATIONFortified– Vin Naturellement Doux or / Doux Naturel
    • Estates/ Producers

MUSCAT Of RHODES PDO.     @Archangelos

  • WHITE= White Muscat AKA=Muscat Blanc Petite Grains, Muscat Traini
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aegean Sea(South-East), In Dodekanese Archipelago, On~Rhodes~Island~
    • VILLAGES– Afandou, Apollona, Archangelos, Embonas, Fanes, Psintos, Rhodes
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted
  • VINICULTUREVin Doux Naturel,  Vin Naturellement Doux
    • Dehydrated Grapes Fortified During Fermentation With Grape Spirit.
    • Estates/ Producers– C.A.I.R

Crete Island

CRETE ISLAND PGI. ‘Regional’      PDO. 6. PGI.    @Keraklion

  • WHITE= Vidiano 27%, Athiri, Dafni, Malvasia di Candia AKA=Chandaks, Muscat di Spina,
    Plyto, Thrapathiri, Vilana

    • International– Sylvaner, Sauvignon Blanc, Ugni Blanc
  • RED= Ladikino, Limnio, Liatika, Kotsifali, Mantilari, Romeiko
    • International– Cabernet Sauvignon, Carignan, Granache, Merlot, Sangiovese, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aagean Sea(South)
    • In Dodekanese Archipelago, On~Crete~Island~, LATITUDE: 35.3* ‘N’
    • DISTRICTS-Chania, Heraklion, Lasithi, Rethymno
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly”
  • SOIL= Metamorphic”, ”Volcanic”, ”Sedimentary, Limestone, Sandy-Loam, Gravel, Clay
  • CLIMATE= Mediterranean +WINDS/ Meltemi- Blow From North Off Agean Sea
    • Summers– Hot, Dry   |   Winters– Mild, Cold
  • VITICULTURE– 4,200 ha. Planted
  • VINICULTURE– History of Field Blends
  • HISTORY– 4,000 Year Wine Tradition & Culture
    • 700 BC. -Zues Was Born the Island of Crete
    • 2500-800 BC. -Minoans- First Major Civilization On Crete During “Bronze Age”
    • 400 AD. -Candia- Name Referred to the Island During Middle Ages
    • 1400 AD. -Ottoman Empire Took Over the Island and Wine Culture Waned
    • Amphorae With Cretan Insignia Have Been Found In Many Archeological Sight Around the Mediterranean Basin
    • 1970’s -Phylloxera Destroyed Vineyards On Island. Many Producers Planted French Grapes to Capture Market at Time.
    • 2010’s -Movement to Replant Island With Indigenous Grapes
  • CULTURE
    • GASTRONOMY… Seafood, Legumes, Vegetables, Olive Oil   |   CHEESE
    • ASSOCIATIONS– ~Wine of Crete~
      • Mission~ Promotion and Recognition/ Develop Wine Tourism

CHANIA PGI. ‘District’     @Chania

  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aagean Sea(South), In Dodekanese Archipelago
    • On~Crete~Island~(West), DISTRICT– Chania
  • CLIMATEMediterranean

KISSAMOS PGI. ‘Area’     @

  • WHITE= Athiri, Romeiko, Thrapsathiri, Vilana
  • RED= ?
    • International– Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache, Carignan, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aagean Sea(South), In Dodekanese Archipelago
    • On~Crete~Island~(West), DISTRICT-Chania,(North-West)
    • VILLAGES– Innachori, Kissamos, Kolymvari, Mythimni
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly”
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted

RETHYMNO PGI. ‘District’      @Rethymno

  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aagean Sea(South), In Dodekanese Archipelago
    • On~Crete~Island~(West), DISTRICT-Rethymno
  • CLIMATEMediterranean

HERAKLION PGI. ‘District’     @Heraklion

  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aagean Sea(South), In Dodekanese Archipelago
    • On~Crete~Island~(South-Central), DISTRICT-Heraklion
  • CLIMATEMediterranean

DAFNES-HERAKLION PDO.     @Dafnes

  • WHITE= Plito, Vidiano
    • International– Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc
  • RED= Liatika
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aagean Sea(South), In Dodekanese Archipelago
    • On~Crete~Island~(Central), In Heraklion(West)
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly/ Mountainous”, SLOPES/ Mt. Psiloritis, +Alt.?
  • SOILS= Metamorphic”, ”Sedimentary
  • CLIMATE= Mediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted
  • VINICULTURE– Dry/ Sweet
    • Estates/ Producers– Douloufakis, Silva Daskalaki

ARCHANES-HERAKLION PDO.    @Archanes

  • WHITE= ?
  • RED= Kotsifali, Mandilaria
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aagean Sea(South), In Dodekanese Archipelago
    • On~Crete~Island~(Central), DISTRICT-Heraklion
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Hilly/ Mountainous”, SLOPES/ Mount Juktas, +Alt.370mt.
  • SOILS= Metamorphic
  • CLIMATE= Mediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ?  ha. Planted
  • VINIFICATION– Pale(Kotsifali & Mandilaria)
    • Estates/ Producers– Creta Olympias, Boutari, Miliarakis, Archanes(Co.-Op.)

PEZA-HERAKLION PDO.    @Nikos Kazantzakis

  • WHITE= Vilana
  • RED= Kotsifali, Mandilaria
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aagean Sea(South), In Dodekanese Archipelago
    • On~Crete~Island~(Central), In Heraklion(South-East)
  • TOPOGRAPHY-“Hilly/ Mountainous”, SLOPES/ ?, +Alt.300mt.-700mt.
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers– Tsantalis, Peza(Co.-Op.), Lyarakis, Michalakis, Minos

LASITHI PGI. ‘District’      @Lasithi

  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aagean Sea(South), In Dodekanese Archipelago
    • On~Crete~Island~(South-Central), DISTRICT-Lasithi
  • CLIMATEMediterranean

MALVASIA SITIA-LASITHI PDO.     @Sitia

  • WHITE= Malvasia, Vilana, Thrapsathri
  • RED= Liatiko, Mandilaria
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aagean Sea(South), In Dodekanese Archipelago
    • On~Crete~Island~(East), DISTRICT-Lasithi
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Hilly/ Mountainous”, ON PLATEAU/ Lefki, +Alt.600mt.
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ? ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers– Sitia(Co.-Op.)

SITIA PDO.     @Sitia

  • WHITE= Assyrtiko, Plyto, Thrapsathri, Vilana
  • RED= Liaiko, Mandilaria
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aagean Sea(South), In Dodekanese Archipelago
    • On~Crete~Island~(East), DISTRICT-Lasithi
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Hilly/ Mountainous”, ON PLATEAU/ Lefki, +Alt.600mt.
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE–  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers– Lyrarakis, Sitia(Co.-Op.)
    • Vineyards– Psarades

HANDAKAS CANDIA & MALVASIA HANDAKAS-CANDIA PDO. @

  • WHITE= Malvasia
  • RED= ?
  • GEOGRAPHY– Greece, Aagean Sea(South), In Dodekanese Archipelago, On~Crete~Island~
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Hilly”
  • CLIMATEMediterranean
  • VITICULTURE– ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers


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