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Amynteo

Appellation (also Amyndeo or Amyntaion) in the east of the district Florina in the Greek region Macedonia, It is named after the city of the same name. It is the northernmost winegrowing area Greece, The vineyards with the characteristic sandy soil cover around 750 hectares of vineyards in an area of ​​40 kilometers in length and 5 to 20 kilometers wide at an altitude of 570 to 750 meters. About 50% lie between the Petres and the Vegoritida lake. The many waters or Lakes of the region play an important role in the microclimate, which is particularly favorable for viticulture.

Of the POP area Amynteo is valid for red wine and as exclusive novelty for Greece also for rosé wine and rose-sparkling wine. All variants will be unmixed from the only approved variety Xinomavro (also called here Mavro Naoussis) pressed. you will be dry. medium-dry and lovely expanded. Well-known producers are Alpha Estate. Amynteon Cooperative Winery, Hatzis, Kir Yianni and Pavlou Winery,

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