NORTHERN GREECE


NORTHERN GREECE IS     PGI.-       Regional-     PDO.-      PGI.- 1     @Thessaloniki

  • WHITE=  |   RED=  **Refer to REGIONS For Grape Information.

GEOGRAPHY GreeceNorthern GreeceBORDERS-Albania(North)

  • REGION-Epirus, Macedonia(West & East), Thessalia, Thrace
  • PGI. “Districts”- Arta, Drama, Florina, Halkikiki, Grevena, Imathia,  Ionnina, Karditsa, Kastoria, Kavala, Kavala, Kazani, Kilkis, Larissa, Magneia, Pella, Pieria, Previza, Serres, Trikala
  • Sub-Zones- West, Central, North, East

VINICULTURE

  • RETSINAWines That Derives Its Flavor From Exposure of Pine Resins.
    • GEOGRAPHY- Greece- Regions– Attica, Boeotia, Euboea
      • Regions With Proximity of Vineyards to Resins Producing Pine Forest.
    • VINICULTURE- Grapes Used– Savatiano, Assyriko, Rhoditis
      • Historically- Greece, 10th. Century, Prior to Barrels, Wine Was Stored in Amphorae Often Lined and Sealed With Aleppo Pine Resin. Over Time the Acquired Taste Became a Feature of Wine Rather than Unwanted Side Effect.
      • Presently- Resin Added During Fermentation.
        • Historically Resins Where Used to Cover Up Flaws of the Wine. Presently Resins Are Used to Highlight Flavors of the Wine.

**Refer to GREECE/ Home For Detailed Information On Greece as a Country.



Northern Greece West

🇬🇷GREECEEpirus

EPIRUS IS–     PGI. “District”- 3    PGI. “Area”- 1     PDO.- 1     @

  • WHITE=  |   RED= **Refer to REGIONS For Grape Information.

GEOGRAPHY Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Epirus, BORDERS-Albania(North)

  • BETWEEN-Pindus Mountains & Ionian Sea
  • PGI. “Districts”- Arta, Ionnina, Previza
  • PGI. “Area”- Ioannina PGI., Metsovo PGI.
  • PDO.’s- Zitsa PDO.

TOPOGRAPHY Flat/ Rolling/ Hilly/ Mountainous, SLOPES/ Pindos Range, +Alt. 750mt.

  • On~Achelous~River~, On~Coast/ Ionian~Sea~
  • **Refer to CLIMATE/ Altitude For Detailed Information.

SOILS  Metamorphic, Sedimentary

CLIMATE Continental” With Mediterranean Influences



IOANNINA PGI. District     @Ioannina

  • GEOGRAPHYGreece, Northern Greece, REGION-Epirus(Northern)

ZITSA PDO.     @Ioannina

  • WHITE= Debina
  • RED= Vlachiko
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece,  REGION-Epirus(Central)
    • DISTRICT-Ioannina, BORDERS-Albania(Near/25 km.)
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly/ Mountainous, SLOPES/ Pindos Range, +Alt. 750mt.- 1,000mt.
    • ON PLATEAU/
  • SOILS- Metamorphic
  • CLIMATE- Continental With Mediterranean Influences
  • VITICULTURE-   ?  ha. Planted
  • VINICULTURE- Dry-Sweet,  Semi-Sparkling,  Sparkling
    • Estates/ Producers- Donaine Glinavos

IOANNINA PGI. Area    @

  • WHITE= Assyriko, Batiki, Debina, Malagousia, Roditis
    • International
  • RED= Limniona, Vlachiko, Xinomavro
    • InternationalCabernet Sauvignon
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Epirus(NorthEast)
    • (Laps)Macadonia, Thessaly
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly/ Mountainous
  • SOILS- Metamorphic
  • VITICULTURE- ?    ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Glinavos

METSOVO PGI. Area      @Ioannina

  • WHITE= Debina, Vlahiko
    • International Gewurztraminer
  • RED= Vlachiko
    • International Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir
  • GEOGRAPHYGreece, Northern Greece, REGION-Epirus(East)
    • DISTRICT-Ioannina(NorthEast), BORDERS-MacidoniaThessaly
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Hilly/ Mountainous, SLOPES/ ?, +Alt. 800mt.- 1,000mt.
  • SOILS- Metamorphic, Sedimentary
  • CLIMATE- Continental With Mediterranean Influences
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Katogi Averoff
    • Vineyards- Yiniets

PREVEZA PGI. District     @Preveza

  • GEOGRAPHYGreece, Northern Greece, REGION-Epirus(South-West)

ARTA PGI. District     @Arta

  • GEOGRAPHYGreece, Northern Greece, REGION-Epirus(South-East)

IONIAN SEA -“Epirus”      PDO.- 3     PGI.  “Area”- 8

  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, Off Coast of Epirus
    • Islands CephaloniaCorfu, Lefkada, Zakynthos
    • The Ionian Sea is From Albania In North Past Epirus, Central Greece and Peloponnese In the South, But Only Island Off Coast of Epirus is Located Here.
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly

Corfu Island

CORFU PGI. Area      @Corfu

  • WHITE= Kakotrygis, Petrokoritho, Skyolpnichtis
  • RED= Mavrodafni
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, Ionian Sea(North),
    • (65km. Long & 3km. Wide), LATITUDE: 39.6°N
  • TOPOGRAPHYFlat/ Rolling/ Hilly, Off~Coast~Epirus~ On~Corfu~Island~
  • CLIMATE- Mediterranean
  • VITICULTURE- ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Ambelonas, Goulis, Theotoky
  • HALIKOUNA PGI. Area      @Corfu
    • WHITE= Kakotrygis, Petrokoritho, Skyolpnichtis
    • RED= ?
    • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, Ionian Sea(North)
      • Off~Coast~Epirus~ On~Corfu~Island~(South)
    • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly
    • CLIMATE- Mediterranean
    • VITICULTURE-ha. Planted
      • Estates/ Producers-

Northern Greece Central

🇬🇷GREECEThessalia

THESSALIA IS   PDO.-     PGI.-3    @Larissa

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

GEOGRAPHY Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Thessalia

  • PGI. “Districts”- Karditsa, Larissa, Magneia, Trikala
  • PGI. “Area”-  Elassona PGI., Ioannina PGI., Krania PGI., Krannona PGI., Meteora PGI., Tyrnavos PGI.,
  • PDO.’s- Anchialos PDO., Messenikola PDO., Rapsini PDO.

TOPOGRAPHY  Stretches From Gulf of Pagasetic to Pindus & Olympus Mountains

SOILS Metamorphic, Sedimentary

CLIMATE Mediterranean With Continental Influences


TRIKALA PGI. District     @Karditsa

  • GEOGRAPHYGreece, Northern Greece, REGION-Thessaly(North-West)

IOANNINA PGI. Area    @

  • WHITE= Assyriko, Batiki, Debina, Malagousia, Roditis
    • International
  • RED= Limniona, Xinomavro
    • InternationalCabernet Sauvignon
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Thessalia(North-West)
    • DISTRICT-Trikala, (Laps)Epirus/ Macedonia
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly/ Mountainous
  • SOILS- Metamorphic
  • VITICULTURE- ?    ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers-

METEORA PGI. Area       @Kastraki

  • WHITE= Assyriko, Batiki, Malagousia, Roditis
  • RED= Limniona, Xinomavro
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Cinsault, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Thessalia(NorthWest)
    • DISTRICT-Trikala
  • TOPOGRAPHYRolling/ Hilly/ Mountainous, SLOPES/ Mt. Olympus, +Alt. 150mt.- 800mt.
  • VITICULTURE-ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Tsililis
  • VINICULTURE- White,  Red,  Tsipouro(Aembic Distillate)
  • CULTURE- Monks & Monasteries ~Moni Agias Varvaras Roussanou~
    • UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE~ ~Monasteries~
      • Consideration~ Site of Monasteries That Cling to the Meteora’s Cliffs.

LARISSA PGI. District     @Karditsa

  • GEOGRAPHYGreece, Northern Greece, REGION-Thessaly(North-East)

ELASSONA PGI. Area      @Larissa

  • WHITE= Debina, Roditis
    • International Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc
  • RED= ?
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Thessalia(North-East)
    • DISTRICT-Larissa
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling, SLOPES/ Mt. Olympus, +Alt. 200mt.
  • VITICULTURE- ?   ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers-

TYRNAVOS PGI. Area     @Larissa

  • WHITE= Batiki, Malagousia, Savatiano, Rhodits
    • International Muscat Hamburg
  • RED= Limnio
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Thessalia(North-(East)
    • DISTRICT-Larissa
  • TOPOGRAPHY- RollingSLOPES/ Mt. Olympus, +Alt. 250mt.
  • VITICULTURE- ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Domaine Zafeirakis

KRANIA PGI. Area     @Krania

  • WHITE= ?
    • International Chardonnay
  • RED= ?
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Thessalia(NorthEast)
    • DISTRICT-Larissa
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling, SLOPES/ Mt. Olympus, +Alt. 350mt.- 750mt.
  • VITICULTURE- ?   ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Katsaros

RAPSANI PDO.     @Rapsani

  • WHITE= ?
    • International Chardonnay
  • RED= Krassato, Stavroto AKA=Amabelakiotiko, Xynomavro AKA=Xinomavro
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Thessalia(NorthEast)
    • DISTRICT-Larissa
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly/ Mountainous
    • SLOPES/ Mt. Olympus, +Alt. 150mt.- 800mt., On~Pinios~River~
  • SOILS- Metamorphic, Schist
  • VITICULTURE- ?    ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Thymiopoulos, Tsantali
  • VINICULUTRE- Rapsani Red(+BLEND/ Krassato, Stavroto, Xinomavro)

KRANNONA PGI. Area      @Vounena

  • WHITE=  ?
    • International Sauvignon Blanc
  • RED= ?          |
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY- GreeceNorthern Greece, REGION-Thessalia(Central)
    • DISTRICT-Larissa
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly, SLOPES/ ?, +Alt. 300mt.- 400mt.
  • VITICULTURE- ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers-

KARDITSA PGI. District     @Karditsa

  • GEOGRAPHYGreece, Northern Greece, REGION-Thessaly(South-East)
    • DISTRICT-Karditsa
  • TOPOGRAPHY- On~Pagasetic~Gulf~

MESSENIKOLA PDO.     @Mitroploi

  • WHITE= ?
    • International Chardonnay
  • RED= Krassato, Stavroto AKA=Amabelakiotiko, Xynomavro AKA=Xinomavro
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Thessalia(West)
    • DISTRICT-Karditsa
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly/ Mountainous
    • SLOPES/ ?, +Alt. 700mt., BETWEEN-Pindus Mountains & Aegean Sea
      • On~Pinios~River~On~Lake~Plastira~
  • SOILS- Metamorphic, Schist
  • VITICULTURE- 95    ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Thymiopoulos

MAGNESIA PGI. District     @Volos

  • GEOGRAPHYGreece, Northern Greece, REGION-Thessaly(South-East)
    • DISTRICT-Magnesia
  • TOPOGRAPHY- On~Pagasetic~Gulf~
  • ANCHIALOS PDO.     @Nea Anchialos
    • WHITE= Rhodits, Savatiano
    • RED= ?
    • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Thessalia(South-East)
      • DISTRICT-Magnesia, South of Valos-City(6km.)
      • CITIES-Almyros, Efxeinoupoli, Nea Anchialos
    • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly, On~Coast/ Gulf~Pagassitikos~(North-West)
    • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
      • Estates/ Producers-
  • SPORADES ISLANDS  PGI. Area(Un-Official)     @Skopelos
    • GEOGRAPHYGreece, Northern Greece, REGION-Thessaly(South-East)
      • DISTRICT-Magnesia
    • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly
      • On~Sporades~Islands~/Off~Coast/ Gulf~Pagassitikos~

Northern Greece North

🇬🇷GREECEMacedonia

MACEDONIA IS    PDO.- 4    PGI.- 9      @

  • WHITE= Assyritiko, Batiki, Malagousia, Moschomavro, Priknadi, Roditis
    • International Chardonnay, Gewurtztraminer, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc,
  • RED= Chondromavro, Limnio, Mavrouda, Xynomavro
    • International Barbera, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cinsaut, Merlot, Negroamaro, Pinot Noir, Syrah, Tannat

GEOGRAPHY GreeceNorthern Greece, REGION-Macedonia

  •  BORDERS-Albania(West), Republic of Macedonia(North), Bulgaria(East)
  • PGI. “Districts Drama, Florina, Halkikiki, Imathia, Kastoria, Kavala, Kazani, Kilkis, Pella, Serres, Thessaloniki
  • PGI“Area”- Adriani PGI., Agora PGI., Epanomi PGI., Grevena PGI., Ioanina PGI., Kastoria PGI., Mount Athos PGI., Nea Messimvria PGI., Pangeon PGI., Siatista PGI., Sithonia PGI., Slopes of Paiko PGI., Slopes of Vertiskos PGI., Thasos Island PGI., Velventos PGI.
  • PDO.- Amynteon PDO., Goumenissa PDO., Naoussa PDO., Slopes of Meliton PDO.
  • Sub-Zones- West, East

TOPOGRAPHY Flat/ Rolling/ Hilly/ Mountianous

  • On~Strymon~River~(Headwaters-Bulgaria to Aegean Sea)
  • On~Aliakmon~River~(Headwaters-Pindus Mountains to Aegean Sea)

SOILS Metamorphic, Sedimentary, Limestone, Clay Loam, Sand

CLIMATE Continental

  • *Summers– Hot, No Rain, Cooler By Coast   |   *Winters– Cold


Macedonia West

  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macadonia(West)

IOANNINA PGI. Area   @

  • WHITE= ?
    • International
  • RED=
    • International
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macedonia(West)
    • (Laps)Epirus/ Thessaly
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly/ Mountainous
  • SOILS- Metamorphic
  • VITICULTURE- ?    ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers-

GREVENA PGI. District     @Grevena

  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macedonia(Western)
    • DISTRICT-Grevena

KASTORIA PGI. District    @Kastoria

  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macadonia(West)
    • DISTRICT-Kastoria
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers-

FLORINA PGI. District     @

  • WHITE= Assyritiko, Malagousia, Roditis
    • International Chardonnay, Gewurtztraminer, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc,
  • RED= Limnio, Xynomavro
    • International Barbera, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Negroamaro, Pinot Noir, Syrah, Tannat
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macadonia(West)
    • DISTRICT-Florina
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Alpha
    • Vineyards- Kaliva

AMYNTEON PDO.     @Aetos

  • WHITE= Assyriko, Malagousia
    • International Chardonnay, Gewurtraminer, Sauvignon Blanc
  • RED= Xynomavro
    • International Merlot, Syrah, Tannat
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macadonia(West)
    • DISTRICT-Florina(South-East), BORDERS-Albania(Near)
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rollling/ HillyON PLATEAU/ Amyndeon
    • SLOPES/ Bermio/ Varas Mountains, +Alt. 570mt.- 750mt.
    • Surrounded by 4 Lakes(Lake Vegoritida)
  • SOILS- Metamorphic, Sedimentary, Limestone Bedrock
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Alpha Estate(180ha.), Dimopoulos, Kir-Yianni
    • Vineyards- Hedgehog, Kaliva(2.5ha.), Samaropetra(12ha.)
  • VINICULTURE- Dry to Sweet/ Sparkling
  • WINNER Worlds Best~ Amynteon PDO.
    • DtheV.com Awards- Top Greece Wine Region  (6th. Place)
    • **Refer to WINE CULTURE/ Derek’s Top 6 List For Detailed Information.

KAZANI PGI. District      @Kazani

  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece,  REGION-Macedonia(West)
    • DISTRICT-Kazani

SIATISTA PGI. Area     @Siatista

  • WHITE= Batiki, Priknadi, Moschomavro
  • RED= Chondromavro, Xynomavro
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cinsaut
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macadonia(West)
    • DISTRICT-Kozani(West)
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Hilly”, SLOPES/ ? +Alt. 600mt.
  • VITICULTURE-ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers-

VELVENTOS PGI. Area     @Velventos

  • WHITE= Batiki, Roditis
    • International Chardonnay
  • RED= Xynomavro, Moschomavro
    • International Cabernet Franc AKA=Tsapournakos, Cabernet, Sauvignon, Merlot
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macedonia(West)
    • DISTRICT-Kozani(South-East)
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Hilly
  • VITICULTURE- ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Ktima, Voyatzi

IMATHIA PGI. District     @Imthia

  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macedonia(West)
    • DISTRICT-Imathia

NAOUSSA PDO.      @Naousa

  • WHITE= Assyriko, Malagousia
  • RED= Negoska, Xinomavro
    • International Merlot
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern GreeceREGION-Macadonia(West)
    • DISTRICT-Imathia, On~Coast/ Thermaikos~Gulf~
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly
    • SLOPES/ Mt. Vermion Mountains(Gastra), +Alt. 150mt.- 550mt.
    • ON PLAIN/ Kambania
  • SOILS- Metamorphic, Sedimentary, Limestone, Granite, Schist, Clay, Sand
  • CLIMATE- Continental
  • VITICULTURE- 700ha. Planted,  1971- PDO. Officially Established
    • Estates/ Producers- Argatia, Boutari, Chrisohoou, Dalamara, Diamantakos, Foundi, Helexo, Karydas, Katogi Averoff, Kir-Yiannis, Ktima Foundi, Markovitis, Oenops, Thymiopoulus, Tsantali, Vaeni
  • VINICULTURE- Dry to Sweet, Reserve(Aged 2 Years),  Grande Reserve(Aged 4 Years)
    • Wine Must Be 100% Xinomavro to Be Labeled Naoussa PDO.

PELLA PGI. District      @Pella

  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macedonia(West)
    • DISTRICT-Pella

Macedonia East

  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, REGION-Northern Greece, SUBREGION-Macedonia(East)
    • DISTRICTS– Drama, Halkidiki, Kavala, Kilkis, Thissalinki

KILKIS PGI. District      @Pella

  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macedonia(East)
    • DISTRICT-Kilkis

GOUMENISSA PDO.      @

  • WHITE= ?
  • RED= Xynomavro, Negoska
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macadonia(East)
    • DISTRICT-Kilkis(South)
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Hilly/ MountainousOn~Vardar~River~to~Aegean Sea~
    • SLOPES/ Mount Paiko, +Alt. 150mt.- 450mt.
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
  • VINICULTURE- Retzina
    • Estates/ Producers-

SLOPES Of PAIKO PGI. Area     @

  • WHITE= Assyriko, Malagousia, Roditis
    • International Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc
  • RED= Lemnio, Negoska, Xynomavro
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY- GreeceNorthern Greece, REGION-Macadonia(East)
    • DISTRICT-Kilkis
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Hilly, SLOPES/ Mount Paiko, +Alt ?
  • VITICULTURE- ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers-

THESSALONIKI PGI. District     @Thessaloniki

  • GEOGRAPHY- GreeceNorthern Greece, REGION-Macedonia(East)
    • DISTRICT-Thessaloniki

NEA MESSIMVRIA PGI. Area     @Agios Athanassios

  • WHITE= Malagousia, Roditis, Zoumiatiko
    • International Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc
  • RED= Limniona
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Cinsault, Grenache, Merlot, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macadonia(East)
    • DISTRICT-Thessaloniki(North-West)
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers-

EPANOMI PGI. Area     @Epanomi

  • WHITE= Assyriko, Malagousia
    • International Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Viognier
  • RED= Lemnio, Malagousia, Xinomavro
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Granache, Merlot, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macedonia(East)
    • DISTRICT-Thessaloniki(South-West)
  • TOPOGRAPHY- On~Thermaikos~Gulf~(East)
  • VITICULTURE-ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Ktima Gerovassiliou(2.5ha.)

SLOPES Of VERTISKOS PGI. Area     @

  • WHITE= Athiri, Assyriko, Malagousia, Roditis
    • International Chardonnay, Trebbiano
  • RED= Xinomavro, Pamidi
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY- GreeceNorthern Greece, REGION-Macadonia(East)
    • DISTRICT-Thessaloniki(North)
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Hilly, SLOPES/ ?, +Alt. 500mt.
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers-

HALKIDIKI PGI. District     @Halkidiki

  • WHITE= Athiri, Assyriko, Malagousia, Roditis
    • International Sauvignon Blanc
  • RED= Agiorgitiko, Lemnio
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macedonia(East)
    • DISTRICT-Halkidiki
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling, On~Coast/ Aegean~Sea~
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Chaudia Papagianni, Porto Carras, Tsantali

SITHONIA PGI. Area     @

  • WHITE=  ?
  • RED= Malagousia(+60%)
    • International Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern GreeceREGION-Macadonia(East)
    • DISTRICT-Halkidik
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling, ON PENINSULA/ Sithonia
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Porto Carras(4,750 ac.)

SLOPES Of MELITON PDO.     @Neos Marmaras

  • WHITE= Athiri, Assyriko, Malagousia, Roditis
  • RED= Limnio AKA=Kalambaki
    • International Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macedonia(East)
    • DISTRICT-Halkidiki, Sithonia Peninsula
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ HillySLOPES/ Mount Meliton, +Alt. 810mt.
  • VITICULTURE-ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Domaine Porto Carras, Chateau Carras
  • WINNER Worlds Best~ Slopes of Meliton PDO.
    • DtheV.com Awards- Top Greece Wine Region  (5th. Place)
    • **Refer to WINE CULTURE/ Derek’s Top 6 List For Detailed Information.

MOUNT ATHOS PGI. Area    @Ouranoupolis

  • WHITE= Athiri, Assyriko, Roditis
    • International Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc
  • RED= Lemnio, Xinomavro
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macedonia(East)
    • DISTRICT-Halkidik(East), Mount Athos Peninsula
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly, SLOPES/ ?, +Alt. 400mt.
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
  • VINICULTURE- Straw Wine
    • Estates/ Producers-
  • CULTURE- Monasteries & Monks

SERRES PGI. District     @Serres

  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macedonia(East)
    • DISTRICT-Serres
  • VITICULTURE-
    • Estates/ Producers- Nerantzi

DRAMA PGI. District     @Drama

  • WHITE= Assyritko, Malagousia, Mustcat Alexandria, Robola
    • International Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, Trebbiano, Viognier
  • RED= Agiorgitiko, Lemnio
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Nebbiolo, Refosco, Syrah, Tempranillo
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macedonia(East)
    • DISTRICT-Drama(South)
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly
  • CLIMATE- Mediterranean With Continental Influence
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers- Amalagos, Costa Lazaridi, Ktima Pavlidis, Domaine Michaelidis
  • ADRIANI PGI. Area      @Nikiforos
    • WHITE= ?
      • International– Chardonnay, Semillon, Trebbiano, Viognier
    • RED= ?
      • International Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah
    • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macedonia(East)
      • DISTRICT-Drama(South)
    • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling, SLOPES/ ?, +Alt. 175mt.
    • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
      • Estates/ Producers-
  • AGORA PGI. Area    @Doxato
    • WHITE= Muscat Alexandria, Roditis
      • International Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Trebbiano
    • RED= ?
      • International Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache, Merlot, Syrah
    • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern GreeceREGION-Macedonia(East)
      • DISTRICT-Drama(South-Central)
    • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly SLOPES/ ?, +Alt. 175mt.
    • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
      • Estates/ Producers-

KAVALA PGI. District     @Kavala

  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, REGION-Northern Greece, SUB-REGION-Macedonia(East)
    • DISTRICT-Kavala

PANGEON PGI. Area    @Kavala

  • WHITE= Areti, Assyritiko, Malagousia, Muscat Alexandria, Roditis
    • International– Chardonnay, Gewurtztraminer, Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, Viognier
  • RED= Agiorgitiko, Lemnio, Moshomavro, Pamii
    • International Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache, Merlot, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern GreeceREGION-Macedonia(East)
    • DISTRICT-Kavala(West)
    • VILLAGES-Agios Andreas, Elaiochori, Folia, Kariani, Platanotopos, Sidirochori
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly
    • SLOPES/ Mount Pangeon & Mount Symvolo, +Alt. 50mt.- 380mt.
  • SOILS- Metamorphic, Sedimentary, Limestone, Clay
  • CLIMATE- Mediterranean
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted,  –Vine Training– Guyot, Royat
    • Estates/ Producers- Ampeloeis, Biblia Chora, Ktima Biblia Chora(48ha.), Mackedon Nico Lazaridi, Paggaio, Tsikrikonis Simeonidis Pol & Co., Stathis, Tsaktsaris

THASOS ISLAND PGI. Area      @

  • WHITE= Assyriko, Muscat of Alexandria
  • RED= ?
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern Greece, REGION-Macadonia(Central)
    • DISTRICT-Kavala, On~Thassos~Island~, Off Coast
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Hilly, SLOPES/ ?, +Alt. +50mt.
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers-

Northern Greece East

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THRACE IS–  PDO.- 0     PGI.- 3     @Alexandroupolis

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

GEOGRAPHY GreeceNorthern GreeceREGIONAL PGI.-Thrace

  • BORDERS-Bulgaria(North), Turkey(East)
  • PGI. “Districts”- Evros, Rodopi, Xanthi
  • PGI. “Area”- Avdira PGI., Ismaros PGI
  • Sub-Zones- Avdira, Evros, Ismaros

TOPOGRAPHY Rolling/ Hilly, On~Aegean~Sea~

SOILS Metamorphic

CLIMATE Continental With “Mediterranean Influences



EVROS PGI. District   @Evros

  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern GreeceREGION-Thrace(East)
    • DISTRICT-Evros
    • Sub-Zones/ PGI. Avdira, Ismaros

AVDIRA PGI. Area     @Topinos

  • WHITE= Athiri, Assyriko, Malagousia, Muscat Alexandria, Rhoditis, Zoumiatiko
    • International Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Trebbiano
  • RED= Limnio, Lemnio, Mavroudi, Pamidi, Pamii
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern GreeceREGION-Thrace(West)
    • DISTRICT-Xanthi,  CITIES-Avdira, Maggana, Mandra, Myrodato
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling/ Hilly, SLOPES/ ?, +Alt. +300mt.
  • VINICULTURE-
    • Estates/ Producers- Vourvoukeli

ISMAROS PGI. Area    @Alexandroupolis

  • WHITE= Muscat Alexandria, Roditis
    • International Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc
  • RED= Agiorgitiko, Lemnio, Mavroudi
    • International Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Mourvedre, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY- Greece, Northern GreeceREGION-Thrace(East)
    • DISTRICT-Rodopi, BORDERS-Turkey(Near)
    • VILLAGES-Maronia, Sappes
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling, On~Aegean~Sea~
  • VINICULTURE-
    • Estates/ Producers- Kikones


**Refer to BIBLIOGRAPHY/ Sources For Details On Scholarly Works Referenced.