Mavrodaphne of Patras

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Protected Designation of Origin Patras

Grape Varieties: Mavrodaphne, Korinthiaki

Region: Peloponnese

Terroir: The Mavrodaphne grapes originate from vineyards that are located in hillsides over the gulf of Patras.

Oenology: The grapes are macerated and the fermentation is stopped with the addition of alcohol. Ageing takes place in oak barrels for at least one year.

Personality: Deep red colour with aromas of red dried fruits, chocolate and coffee. It is a rich and succulent full bodied sweet red wine.

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Description

Mediterra Winery (Creta Olympias S.A.), was founded in 1973 in the district “Kounavi” of the municipality “Nikos Kazantzakis” of Heraklion, Crete. Its main activity is the production of bottled, high quality wines from indigenous and foreign grape varieties.

In 2005, Mediterra Winery becomes a member of DEMCO Group of Companies, owned by Mr Contominas. This signifies a turning point for the company, entering a dynamic reorganization phase aiming to become one of the major winemaking forces in the country.