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
Pure lemongrass color and explosive aromas of tropical fruits such as mango, citrus fruits, like grapefruit and nuts, such as peach. The mouth is balanced, rich in flavors that follow the aromatic cha..
One of the most interesting Assyrtikos outside Santorini from old vines in Sitia and at an altitude approaching 600 metersSingle vineyard expression. Bush, unirrigated vines of low yields.Fruity as we..
From a single vineyard at an altitude of 800 meters in Sofiana, Corinth, Yiannis Papargyriou produces a rich and thick, 'continental' in character Assyrtiko. Mellow peaches and sweet apricots in the n..
Bright golden color with light red brick hues, nose with a wonderfull complexity and spicy character, with strong and long lasting aromas of dried fruits, honey, roasted nuts, coffee grains, bitter ch..
Pale yellow color with green sheens and nose expressed through the aromas of ripe fruits such as pineapple, lychee, melon, and traces of green pepper, lemon blossoms and fresh oregano. Elegant and del..
Apla white is a blend 3 famous Greek grape varieties (Malagouzia, Assyrtiko, Roditis). The result is a wine that combines maturity with freshness. Tropical and white-fleshed fruit on the nose, on a fl..
One more wine is added to Manousakis winery white wines range demonstrating once again, beyond the raw material high quality, the oenologist Mr. Galanis' capabilities. Bright medium lemon color with g..
Pale lemon color and typical Santorini nose with notes of tea, as also lively scents of white-fleshed fruits, minerality and lemon hints. Mouth elegant with volume, sharpness resulting from the strong..
Karamolegos winery enters dynamically in creating a very high quality Santorini, following last years trend. The result is an excellent assyrtiko derived from selected old vines at Pyrgos and Megaloch..
Pale yellow, almost white color and lemony nose, with earthy tones, notes citrus and suspicion of orange flowers. Serious and fresh mouthsense, with acidity that gives nerve, minerality, and a pretty ..
Golden color, as it is appropriate for a queen. In the initially relatively closed nose, we distinguish fine aromas of exotic fruits, citrus, nuts and vanilla, revealing its past in acacia barrel (for..