Joe’s Tasting Note: “Anyone looking for the perfect steak-chips-wine combo should head here. The blend of ripe currants and vanilla, oaky spice is delicious, whilst there is a good heft of ripe tannin to work with your (ideally, rare) steak. On the finish look for all the mocha, coconut and vanilla aromas from the barrels as they evolve.
Considered one of the “first growths” of Napa Valley, Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars produces renowned Cabernet Sauvignon from its historic Stags Leap District estate vineyards.
Named after a Greek goddess associated with the protection of wild animals, especially the sacred Stag, this Artemis Cabernet Sauvignon offers inviting aromas of blackcherry and plum with hints of vanilla.
On the palate, the wine has a soft entry with ripe mixed berry and plum flavors.
It has a medium-bodied mouthfeel with round, satin-like tannins.
Food Pairing Suggestions: Enjoy this wine with grilled tri-tip, braised short ribs, or pasta with wild mushrooms and prosciutto.
Kefalonia in your glass! A wine from the local variety, dry Kefalonian Mavrodaphne. Dark, almost black wine with intense, multi red fruit aromas with hints of licorice and wild mint. Rich, complex and impressive in the mouth with soft, rounded tannins and a very long and pleasant aftertaste. Features Gentilini Eclipse 2014 Dry red wine […]
Luxury boxed gift set containing 2 x 250 ml bottles of premium, healthy Greek extra virgin olive oil from two of the best olive oil producing regions of Greece – Crete and Sparta – each with unique characteristics; suitable for dips, salads, frying, roasting, baking and desserts. These are very low acidity oils rich in […]
The most awarded wine of the region: Decanter World Wine Awards awarded the 2013 vintage Silver and the 2011 vintage Silver; and the Bronze for 2014. Melon and ginger spice decorate this lively wine, along with notes of roses, blood oranges and bergamot; with the uplifting acidity cleansing the palate. Great with deserts, spicey foods. […]
two 250ml-bottle gift set of premium, Greek extra virgin olive oil from Crete, and a bottle of fruity Greek balsamic vinegar – ideal combination for salads and dips Features premium extra virgin olive oil from Greece (“Rustic Gold”) Greek Balsamic Vinegar very healthy, low acidity oil no preservatives, thickeners or colouring ideal gift
METAXA 12 Stars reveals the unique talent of the Metaxa Master and his devotion to delivering supreme smoothness and quality. Embracing fine wine distillates matured in oak casks for up to 12 years and Muscat wines selected exclusively from the semi-mountainous, terraces vineyards of Samos, METAXA 12 Stars glows with a radiant amber colour flecked […]
RETSINA TETRAMYTHOS (ORGANIC) A new concept in Retsina, from one of the top producers in Greece … Forget old conceptions about Retsina – this is delicate, herby certainly with pine flavours, but fruity and moreish. The secret lies in their use of superior roditis grapes, organically cultivated, fermented in traditional clay jars (pitharia) from Crete […]
First produced in 1880 by the Kaloyannis brothers in Constantinople, the increasingly successful business moved to the Athenian port of Piraeus in 1919. The brothers produced various styles of ouzo, but the one preferred by connoisseurs came from barrel number 12. So, as the legend goes, No. 12 Ouzo was born. It became the best-known, […]