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The vineyards were first planted in 1906 by the current Nikos Gavalas\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\' great Grandfather and the family tradition continues. In 2001, the vineyard became part of the organic cultivation system. Today the family produces 4 whites, 4 reds and 2 roses of excellent quality. You can visit the winery Mon-Fri between 8:00 and 16:00 and by appointment on weekends.
Address: Vorias Monofatsi
Phone: 28940 51060
The Daskalaki family has been producing wine since 1890 in the same location in the village of Siva, 18 km from Heraklion. Today, 70 acres of certified organic vineyards are cultivated using biodynamic farming methods. Emphasis is on local grape varieties in addition to some exciting blends with world cultivars. In recent years, the winery has been awarded 15 medals in various International wine competitions.
Address: Siva, Heraklion
Phone: 2810 792 021
A very aesthetic Cava, featuring a number of high quality products. The focus is primarily on wines from top wine-producing countries of the world, as well as from Crete and other areas of Greece. In addition, they have an excellent selection of spirits and are the distributors for Attibassi Italian coffee and Valrhona chocolates. Just opened is their Café & Wine Bar. Drop by for a coffee or glass of wine and watch for Wine Tasting Events.
Address: Gerominaki 4-6, Heraklion
Phone: 2810 282 800
In the village of Dafnes (which has been producing wines since the 1300\'s) the Douloufakis family has been making top quality, award-winning wines for 3 generations. Both indigenous local and classic old world grape varieties (particularly Italian) are cultivated, some using organic farming methods. There is a modern wine-tasting room open to visitors.
Address: Dafnes, Heraklion
Phone: 2810 792 017
This family winery has been producing quality, award-winning wines for over 40 years. They have saved many old Cretan grape varieties, such as Plyto from near extinction. Visit their store in Heraklion or drop out to the winery in Alagni for a comprehensive tour which includes a visit to medieval wine presses, a tour of the vineyards and facilities and a tasting of 5 premier wines.
Address: G. Papandreou 92
Phone: 2810 284 614
A visit to this ultra-modern winery is a must when in Crete. Guests enjoy an impressive multi-media show, followed by a tour of the estate, the cellar, production area and end with a tasting of the winery\\\'s premier collection, including Fantaxometocho, a special blend of Malvasia, Vilana and Chardonnay , Skalani the cuvée of Kotsifali and Syrah and the sweet, sun-dried louliatiko.
Address: Skalani, Heraklion
Phone: 2810 731 617
Restaurant in the SpotlightENETIKON
This pleasant, family-operated restaurant is just a few steps away from the busy Chania Old Port waterfront, on a side street in the old Topanas neighborhood. They offer homemade Cretan......Read more »