Assyrtiko

Assyrtiko
Color: White
Types of wines: White, Dessert
Categories: PDO Santorini, PDO Santorini 'Nikteri', PDO Santorini 'Vinsanto', PDO Slopes of Melitona, PDO Monemvasia-Malvasia, PDO Paros, PDO Rhodes 'Vinsanto'

Description: The strongest variety of the Greek vineyard, hides rare virtues, giving wines with unique capabilities. This versatile variety is grown mainly in the Cyclades, it is based in Santorini, and secondarily, but with great results, in Northern Greece. It gives strictly chic wines, characterized by a mild-aromatic character, which, depending on the terrain and the area cultivated, not only has aromas of fresh citrus and yellow fruits, but also hints of tea leaves and mineral and metallic hues. It has a rich and full mouthsense, with minerality and alabaster acidity, characteristics that offer durability in time. This makes Assyrtiko, one of the few Greek white varieties that have the ability to evolve and emerge through aging. Assyrtiko is the main variety used in production of Vinsanto from Santorini, considered globally as one of the finest dessert wines.

Typical wine characteristics: Good acidity, iron, solid
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Vinegar 5 years old

The first part of Assyrtiko must after becoming dry wine is acetified in oak 500lt acetifiers according to the traditional method of Orleans. The new dry resulting vinegar is aged for 4 years in old o..

10.66€ 9.93€
Ex Tax: 8.79€

Roussos Mavrathiro

Black color with a rich an complex at the same time aroma of cherry jam, blueberry, cinnamon and clove. Full bodied flavor with notes of spices, nuts and honey with delicious acidity. Its aftertaste l..

24.90€ 23.90€
Ex Tax: 19.27€

Santo White Sparkling Brut 750ml

The first sparkling wine produced at Santorini with 100% Assyrtiko of the island, usind the "Methode Traditionelle" (the traditional champagne method). The outcome demonstrates the versatile character..

30.70€ 29.70€
Ex Tax: 23.95€

Tsipouro Sigalas

Tsipouro Sigalas comes from the Assyrtiko and Mavrotragano grape marcs. This product comes from marcs 2013 double distillation. Clear, medium intensity appearance with aromas of herbs and flowers. Sof..

20.50€ 20.10€
Ex Tax: 16.21€

Tselepos Santorini 2014 (Canava Chrissou)

A year ago we heard that the well-known winemaker John Tselepos decided to expand to Santorini starting with the raw materials (grapes) from the Xrysos-Drosos olg vineyards,  at the Pyrgos area. The f..

36.52€
Ex Tax: 29.45€

Tselepos Santorini 2015 (Canava Chrissou)

A year ago we heard that the well-known winemaker John Tselepos decided to expand to Santorini starting with the raw materials (grapes) from the Chrissos-Drosos olg vineyards, at the Pyrgos area. The ..

36.50€
Ex Tax: 29.44€

Santo White Sparkling Brut 200ml

The first sparkling wine produced at Santorini with 100% Assyrtiko of the island, usind the "Methode Traditionelle" (the traditional champagne method). The outcome demonstrates the versatile character..

13.60€
Ex Tax: 10.97€

Pine Forest

A new generation of retsina, where the resin "sounds" faintly, giving the tone to a fruity accord. It has a crisp acidity, rich mouth, with clean aromas and taste, and with a long aftertaste, topped w..

12.00€ 11.50€
Ex Tax: 9.27€

Malvasia 2012 (malmsey)

Recommended by Rick Stein!An modern version of a wine popular since the Middle Ages often referred to as Malmsey (or Marmsie). Caramel in colour with bright blonde sheens. A charming bouq..

55.80€ 50.20€
Ex Tax: 40.48€

Vinsanto Karamolegos 2007

Dark caramel color, pure and sweet nose with dried fruits and jams, nuts, confit citrus and honey. Complex mouthfeel, greasy and balanced with the sweetness and acidity in perfect proportions. Afterta..

38.20€ 36.90€
Ex Tax: 29.76€

Vourvoukelis Assyrtiko 2016

Soft golden color. Basil, lemongrass, and asparagus flavors along with white flowers followed by rich aromas of tropical fruit, pineapple, guava as well as green gooseberry, tart quince and ripe citru..

10.50€
Ex Tax: 8.47€

Porto Carras Château Le Grand Blanc Magnum 2015

Domaine Porto Carras surprised us some time ago, introducing a new white wine that was only released in magnum bottles. Our surprise was even more when we realized that it comes from a mixture of two ..

50.00€ 49.50€
Ex Tax: 39.92€

Aged Tsipouro Sigalas

It is well-known that Paris Sigalas is a restless winemaker (and lately a distiller). As soon as he entered the distillation field, it was expected that after the tsipouro and the prickly pear spirit,..

25.90€ 24.90€
Ex Tax: 20.08€

Panagiotou Akakies 2015

Bright yellow-green color. Aromas of fruits with a focus on citrus. Kind of mineral sense and refined barrel notes. Exuberant mouth and elegant body. Good lasting aftertaste with acidity balanced by t..

12.60€ 9.80€
Ex Tax: 7.90€

Kallisti Reserve 2016

Golden yellow color, fruity aromas of ripe apple, quince, white-fleshed peaches and citrus with fine notes of tobacco and dried fruit, honey and vanilla. Mouth greasy, well-structured and balanced, wi..

22.30€
Ex Tax: 17.98€

Ekecheiria 2017

Medium golden-yellow color and an aromatic character full of floral fragrances such as jasmine and acacia, with notes of vegetation and citrus aromas. Crisp acidity with moderate body and flavors of g..

9.90€ 7.70€
Ex Tax: 6.21€

Markogiannis White 2017

Golden-yellow color and a soft mouth, that create a bouquet of citrus, fresh fruits and lemon flower. Long and pleasant aftertaste...

9.90€ 8.70€
Ex Tax: 7.02€

Oenanthe White 2017

Excellent blend of the aromatic Roditis with the crisp Assyrtiko, that beautifully complement each other. Fresh and full of fruit aromas, with traces of orange zest, white flowers, herbs, and  a mouth..

3.70€ 3.50€
Ex Tax: 2.82€

Signal White 2016

Shiny-looking, with pale to medium lemon color, mineral aromas, as it suits its variety, and green fruit notes that are enclosed within them. Its light grass character blends perfectly with the modera..

13.20€ 12.80€
Ex Tax: 10.32€

Chateau Le Grand Blanc 2016

Domaine Porto Carras  introduced this year the impressive Chateau Le Grand Blanc in 750ml bottles.As known, it comes from a mixture of two white varieties (Malagousia and Assyrtiko) and a classic red ..

21.90€ 18.60€
Ex Tax: 15.00€

Mystirio/21 2017

Almost golden-looking and impressive aromatic character, characterized by chamomile and cardamom, around a core of citrus and green fruits, such as bergamot, lime and pear, always with the presence of..

31.80€ 29.90€
Ex Tax: 24.11€

Santo Wines Nykteri 2017

Warm yellow color and aromas of lemon, butter and syrup. Round, large mouth with sharp acidity balanced by the heat of alcohol render. Long lemony aftertaste...

16.80€ 16.20€
Ex Tax: 13.06€

Sirius White 2017

Bright yellow color with green hues and aromas that create a sense of freshness. The nose is exotic, combining the floral character, the delight, the herbs and citrus. Coolness and freshness on the pa..

8.30€ 7.90€
Ex Tax: 6.37€

Assyrtiko Sur Lie 2017

Warm yellow color, intensely metallic nose with distinctive floral and fruity aromas. Volume in mouth, lively acidity and feeling of fresh fruits. Long aftertaste...

14.50€ 13.70€
Ex Tax: 11.05€

Little Ark 2017 White

Moderate lemon-yellow color and aromas of ripe berries and bananas, with ginger and grass notes. High cooling acidity but harmoniously balanced with its rich body...

9.40€ 8.00€
Ex Tax: 6.45€

Hatzidakis Vinsanto 2004 (Santorini)

Dark, caramel color reminiscent of molasses that "shows its age". Nose of medium intensity, with complex aromas of butter, cognac, nuts, vanilla and dried plum. Mouth very interesting, complex, rich, ..

25.90€ 24.80€
Ex Tax: 20.00€

Santorini Cuvée No. 15 2017

Bright green-yellowish color with a nose of citrus, hints of tea leaves, herbs, minerality, shades of lime blossom, pineapple and banana. Full mouthsense, complex, with juicy and robust acidity. Elong..

29.80€ 28.60€
Ex Tax: 23.06€

Sigalas Santorini 2018

Pale yellow color, elegant nose in an aromatic composition of lemon, orange and yellow fruits and herbal and mineral hints. Mouth with excellent balance, lively acidity and a very aromatic, lingering ..

24.60€ 23.50€
Ex Tax: 18.95€