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Thessaly

Thessalia (GB)
Thessalie (F)
Tesalia (ES)
Tessaglia (I)
Tessália (PO)
Thessalië (N)

The approximately 14,000 square kilometer landscape or region with the capital Larissa is located on the east coast Greece, It is referred to as the granary of Greece, the cornfields are in the spacious, flat levels. The mild climate is bordered by the nearly 3,000 meter high mountain range of Olympus (in Greek mythology the seat of the gods) Macedonia in the west and the Aegean (northern side sea of ​​the Mediterranean) in the east. The vineyards cover 11,000 hectares, of which 7,500 hectares table grapes and 3,500 hectares of wine grapes. Here are many, autochthonous Grape varieties such as Batiki. Krassato. Mavro Messenikola. Savatiano. Stavroto. Roditis and Xinomavro grown. There are three as POP classified appellations, that is Anchialos. fair Nikola and Rapsani,

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