White-painted houses, captivating deep blue color of the sea and black beaches. What else do you know about Santorini? Ever heard about – or perhaps even tasted – their sometimes stunning wines? No? Then plunge into Markus Stolz continued guidance of Greece and its wines. It’s Santorini time… Markus -the word is yours! [...]
My guest blogger Markus Stolz yesterday presented Christos Kokkalis and his winery in the western Peloponnesos. Today it’s my turn to present one of my coolest finds this year – the 2008 Trilogia from Christos!
Writing about a wine that many never will get the chance to taste – not because it’s hysterically [...]
Imagine the following. You’re standing there in the wineshop. The shelves are filled with French, German, Italian and Spanish wines. American wines, Aussie’s, Kiwi’s and South African’s. You name it. But Greek wines? Probably none. If there were any, how many of you would pick up an Agiorgitiko or a Xinomavro prior to the [...]
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