Experience the Athens winery tour and taste wines from small wineries that has been producing for decades in the suburbs of Athens. The drive takes about 35 minutes to get to Mesogaia were local vineyards are popular for the Athenians from old times. Till the ’90s most of the wine consumed in the capital of Greece came from there.
Coming to the winery, the expert wine specialist will show and inform you about the types of wine that they produce as well as the procedure. You will taste 5 different wines accompanied by local olives, bread, and cheese. Inside the winery, you can also purchase the wine that you liked.
The varieties of Malagouzia, Savatiano, Assyrtiko, Agiorgitiko, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot from the portfolio of wines produced by this Domaine are accompanied by a plethora of awards both in Greece and abroad. Wines that are proud to be distinguished on the list of the finest wines are produced in Greece.
Some words about Mesogaia, the blessed land of the farmed Attiki vine. A truly privileged land, surrounded by the sea which protects and nurtures it. The fruit of this land is the spawn from soft winters and warm and benevolent summers. The soil is full of perfect ingredients. The ideal environment for vine production.
In the vicinity of the temple of Artemis, there is the haunt of Dionysus, the patron saint of wine in mythology who is believed to have taught Ikarius how to make wine 3000 years ago. This ancient method of wine production has been maintained and the vines have been lovingly cared for.
After your experience of Athens winery tour, we will drive you back to your hotel. We usually take the coastline in order to see the Athenian Riviera as well, passing by beautiful suburbs such as Glyfada and Voula.