Giving an account of the history of Greek wine can well amount to a fascinating journey down the passage of time, being such a multi-faceted and complex endeavor that can only be compared to giving an account of Greek history itself!
Winegrowing was first organized in Greece thousands of years ago and has been continuously practiced around the country eversince. As time went by unique viticultural practices were developed according to the peculiarities of Greek vineyards.
The new wines of Greece can win over new and seasoned oenophiles with their quality, as well as distinct and unique character. However, by serving Greek wine in the proper way –which is true for all the great wines of the world– its performance lifts off and along with it the joy of the ones tasting or consuming it.
A – Z Index of Greek wine terminology.