2017 Year in Review: Greek Wine

WindyCity Greek 2017 Year in Review

In 2017, we imbibed some great content related to Greek wine. Let’s take a look back at the the Year in Review in wine. Cheers!


 

2017 Greek Wine

In 2017, Greek Wine Girl Nicole Andersen continued to share her love for Greek wine — and made some great recommendations. Also this year, Maria A. Karamitsos told us about some California Greek wine. Raise your glass now for a look back at 2017 in Greek Wine.

 

WindyCity Greek 2017 Year in Review Greek wine

 

 

Don’t Be Too Quick to Write-off Retsina

Nicole Andersen is back! This time, she writes about the much-maligned Retsina, and says we should give it another chance. Read on!  Read more

 

 

Notes from the Greek Wine World

Nicole Andersen has been busy living the ‘crazy’ wine life. Find out what’s new in the wine world, and why she’s loving this Greek winery right now. Read more

 

 

Recommendations for Pascha Celebrations

In our special Pascha issue, Nicole Andersen shared her picks for wines to complement your Pascha meal. Read more

 

 

We stumbled upon Demetria Estate by chance. It’s one of our favorite Central Coast spots. IMAGE: MARIA A. KARAMITSOS

 

 

California Wine Month: Celebrate with CALIFORNIA Greek Wine

September is California Wine Month. What better way to celebrate than with California Greek wines?! Didn’t know there was Greek wine in CA? Come along! Read more

 

 

Greece in the Fall

Fresh from a trip to Greece, Nicole Andersen shares her travelogue. Find out the latest on her wine travels. Read more

 

 

Retsina Amphora Greek wine
Essentially, Retsina is wine dominated by the taste of the pine resin used to seal the amphorae, like these at Tetramythos. IMAGINE: NICOLE ANDERSEN

 

 

Family Tradition Continues at St. Sophia Wines

Last month, Maria A. Karamitsos returned to Lodi to discover more California Greek wine. Come along and meet the Parises family of St. Sophia Wines. Read more 

 

 

Holidays

In our special Christmas Edition, Nicole Andersen shared some holiday wine recommendations. Read on as she reveals what what Greek wines will help you be the best guest or host/hostess with the most/mostess!! Read more

 

Tselepos Greek wine
Tselepos is a master of Moschofilero. IMAGE: NICOLE ANDERSEN

 

Greek Wine 2017

We learned so much this year! Did you try any of these wines based on our recommendations? Let us know in the comments. Can’t wait to pop off the cork on some new and interesting Greek wines in 2018! Στην υγειά μας!

 


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Check out more of our 2017 Year in Review:

2017 Year in Review: KEFI

2017 Year in Review: Greek Start-ups

2017 Year in Review: Travel

2017 Year in Review: Lifestyle & Health

2017 Year in Review: Greek Books

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