What you'll do
We will meet in the center of Athens outside Acropolis metro station . After that we will walk through the center of Athens , a 5 minute walk to get to know each other . You will get into the spirit of the city while we walk towards the restaurant Amvrosia .We will enter the traditional restaurant , which is in the middle of a pedestrain street.There we will start the tasting , we will start with one of our greatest Assyrtiko varieties from Santorini , then we will taste another Assyrtiko combined with Athiri and Malagouzia from Naousa , third will be my favorite Greek Xinomavro from Argatia winery , we will close this wonderful tasting with an awarded Vinsanto with more then 10 years of aging . All of the wines will be combined with traditional greek flavors , such us Cyprian Cheese , Saganaki , Grilled bread with oregano combined with eggplant salad , some Organic Olive oils and a fresh dessert to bond the tastes . You will be asked asked to rate each wine under your own opinion , giving it an overall evaluation . You will learn about the greek terroir and the cultivated varieties and enjoy yourself while at it . After the tasting you can have dinner at the restaurant .
I am Antonis Kargakos , a winespecialist , a wine broker and a wine taster for more then 10 years , i am working in the market of Athens as a supplier and as a wine advisor. My expertise is winetasting and discovering Greece's best cultivated wine varieties .I mostly work with biological or organic wines from small greek wineries . I love wine and i love opening bottles of wine for wine enthusiasts to enjoy with me , i adore the greek terroir and i am promoting the biological way of grape cultivation . I will be your host in Athens , στην υγειά σας !
1.Sparkling water 2.Grilled bread with olive oil and oregano 3.Xaloumi Cheese 4.Saganaki 5.Eggplant salad 6.Olive oils…
1. Assyrtiko(white) 2. Xinomavro(red) 3. Vinsanto all wine quantites will be enough for the tasting
Spittoons - wine cooler - winetasting glasses
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Where you'll be
We will visit a restaurant Amvrosia , which has a beautiful place outside in the pedestrian area where we will do the tasting, the owner has placed a winetasting table only for us . The rythm of the city will be everywhere , you can witness locals and tourists passing by . We will have our privacy for the tasting .
Things to keep in mind
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Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.
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You should have a tolerance for alcohol and an enthousiastic feeling since you are trying some of Greece's Top wines .
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