All About Assyrtiko, Santorini’s Famous – and Intense – Wine

When you imagine a Greek island getaway, what usually comes to mind? Beaches with crystal-clear water, white rocks and sand, those iconic blue domed roofs on cliffsides that descend abruptly into the sea? If so, you’re not alone, and you’re most likely picturing Santorini, one of Greece’s most famous (and breathtakingly beautiful) islands. But besides … Read more

5 Greek Islands for Wine Lovers

Viticulture in Greece is an ancient art and science, often with generation upon generation of winemakers continuing to use family or communal land to produce exquisite wines from age-old grape varieties. In Greece, wine lovers can quench their thirst for the magical combination of carefree holidays to the islands with dizzying visits to local wineries, … Read more

Lamb Stifado – Red Wine Stew With Pearl Onions

Slow-Cooked Lamb With Wine And Pearl OnionsThe word Stifado which is pronounced Sti-fa-tho refers to a traditional Greek stew that is made with pearl onions and cooked in a hearty tomato and red wine sauce. Along with plentiful sweet spices such as cinnamon and allspice. This Lamb Stifado recipe differs slightly from the classic version … Read more