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by Markus Stolz

Just about two years ago, Palate Press published an article in which I enumerated the misconceptions and chief arguments against Greek wines and proceeded to provide answers for each. I felt the time was ripe to examine if any progress has been made. My updates are included in Italic. Please note that I only ...

The collapse of the local Greek wine market is picking up in speed. While at first the high end segment was hit hard, prices now erode quickly in the middle section. Greece’s largest supermarket chain, AB Vassilopoulos, has been discounting wines up to 40% on a weekly or bi-weekly basis for months now. Their ...

Xinomavro wines from Naoussa took on the Big Apple last Thursday and they certainly left their mark. In a remarkable event at Bar Boulud, a total of 13 wines were presented to importers and food/wine writers. I was consulting on the occasion and was more than happy to be there in person, together with the ...

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    The Greek wine industry is currently not in the position to ...

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    VinPass is a smart social game for wine lovers who can win ...