Author Archives: _marl

To Magnum or not to Magnum?

Our cellar is, usually, full of our favorite wines but let’s admit it, Magnum wine bottles are what we are looking for on our very special occasions. Magnums look impressive as the centerpiece of our dinner table and reveal the feeling of generosity and conviviality at special birthday gatherings or festive period celebrations! Scientists also […]

Spoil yourself with a glass of Hatzidakis (Santorini) Wine!

Hatzidakis winery was founded in 1997 by Haridimos Hatzidakis and Constantina Chryssou. The story started in 1996 when Constantina showed to Haridimos the vineyard of her family at the village of Pyrgos Kallistis that remained uncultivated by that time. Haridimos was the first who took the decision to re-cultivate the vineyard and the rest is history. The vineyard was cultivated with […]

Cheers with a glass of red Santorini wine!

Having been picked out among the most famous wines of the world, Santorini is proud to hold numerous awards for its wines. Assyrtiko, Vinsanto, and Aidani have gained the love of wine lovers worldwide. Did you know, though, that also Mavrotragano, Voudomato, and Mandilaria are among the red varieties that will stay with you even when you leave Santorini and taste other […]

Meet the Red Ambassador!

Santorini cherry tomato (or tomataki for the locals which in Greek means small tomato) is a unique variety of cherry tomatoes, possibly the most famous local product of Santorini that has won the title of Red Ambassador of Santorini’s famous gastronomy! Santorini tomataki has hard skin and a really rich and juicy body with unique […]