Today in our Saturday Splurge series we visit one of the oldest winemaking countries in the world for a pair of tasty and very flavorful wines that bring back good memories. First up is the 2010 Eurynome Red, a blend of 70% Xinomavro and 30% Negoska from Goumenissa, Greece and … [Read more...]
Oenogenesis Oenosophist Red - Oh Yes!
50% Merlot and 50% Xinomavro from Macedonia, Greece. SRP of $40 and available for as low as $37 (Saturday Splurge). Sample submitted for review. From the bottle: "Ancient Greek writer Athenaeus definitively detailed the gastronomy of Greece in his great work … [Read more...]
Grande Reserve Naoussa Boutari - A Dignified and Delicious Saturday Splurge
100% Xinomavro from Naoussa, Greece. SRP of $28 and available for as low as $21. Sample received courtesy New Wines of Greece for review purposes. From the bottle: "Aged in Oak Committed to family tradition, we integrate our experience and art of winemaking in every … [Read more...]