The Wine Regions of Greece
Discover the Rich World of Greek PGI and PDO Wines
Unlock the Secrets of Greece's Unique and Authentic Products Greece is not just a land of breathtaking landscapes and ancient history; it's also a treasure trove of exquisite and authentic products. Through the Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) and Protected Designation of Origin (PDO) appellations, Greece boasts a diverse range of products that carry the essence of its region’s traditions and tastes. Join us on a journey to explore the uniqueness and flavor of Greek PGI and PDO wines.
What are PGI and PDO?
Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) and Protected Designation of Origin (PDO) are European Union designations that ensure the authenticity, origin, and quality of certain regional products. PGI certifies that a product is closely linked to a specific geographical area, preserving its unique characteristics. PDO
goes a step further by certifying that the entire production process, from cultivation to processing, takes place in that specific region.
The Gems of Greece: PGI and PDO wines that you try Greece is a land blessed with diverse microclimates and fertile soils, allowing it to produce a wide range
of unique products. Each product holds a story of generations, heritage, and a deep connection to the land it comes from. Immerse yourself in the authentic flavors and traditions of Greece like never before. Join us as we explore the authentic flavors of Greek PGI and PDO appellations.
PGI Cyclades - Aegean Flavors
PGI Cyclades wines represent the Aegean's unique island flavors. From crisp whites to rosés, these wines
evoke the charm of the Greek islands. This region encompasses the non-pdo wines of Santorini and other
islands in the region.
PDO Amyndeo - Northwestern Greece
Enjoy the charm of northwestern Greece's PDO Amyndeo wines. Home to the indigenous variety, Xinomavro. Crafted in high-altitude vineyards with a cool climate, these wines exhibit delicate aromas and expressive character, reflecting the region's unique terroir.
PGI Imathia - Central Macedonia
Savor the harvest of Central Macedonia in PGI Imathia wines. This fertile region produces a range of grape varieties that result in delightful wines showcasing the diversity of the area. Including Naoussa, the village dedicated to robust Xinomavro, this area also produces international varietal wines, such as Syrah and
PGI Florina - Northern Greece
PGI Florina is renowned for their vibrant peppers and aromatic profile wines. Mainly producing light and bright style white wines, this cooler climate area produces a great range in styles.
PGI Macedonia - Diverse Varieties
Explore PGI Macedonia's regions diverse wines, ranging from fresh whites to robust reds. This region's rich culinary heritage extends to its impressive wine selection.
PDO Santorini - Volcanic Terroir
Discover the volcanic elegance of PDO Santorini wines. Crafted from ancient Assyrtiko vines grown in volcanic soil, these wines offer a refreshing and mineral-driven taste of the Cyclades.
PGI Cyclades - Aegean Flavors
PGI Cyclades wines represent the Aegean's unique island flavors. From crisp whites to rosés, these wines evoke the charm of the Greek islands. This region encompasses the non-pdo wines of Santorini and other islands in the region.
PDO Dafnes – The heart of Crete
Embrace the Cretan spirit with PDO Dafnes wines. Produced from indigenous grape varieties, these wines
embody the essence of Crete's winemaking traditions.
PGI Crete - Mediterranean Elegance
Experience the Mediterranean elegance of PGI Crete wines. Over 10% of all wines in Greece are produced
in Crete, from rich reds to vibrant whites, these wines showcase the beauty of the island's vineyards.
PGI Peloponnissos - Mythical Tastes
Savor PGI Peloponnissos wines, offering a range of flavors from the diverse landscapes of the
Peloponnese. Explore the region's famous reds and crisp whites.
PDO Nemea - The Peloponnesian Star
Celebrate the renowned PDO Nemea wines, crafted from the noble Agiorgitiko grape. These red wines exude elegance and have gained international acclaim.
Cheers to Greek Wine Adventure Embark on a wine adventure through the diverse appellations of Greece. Whether you prefer the volcanic elegance of Santorini or the reds of Nemea, Greek wines promise a delightful journey through the country's unique terroir and winemaking heritage. Ready to Explore? Click the links above to learn more about each PGI and PDO product.
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