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Zakynthos

Zante (I)
Zante (F)
Zante (ES)
Zaquintos (PO)
Zakynthos (GB)

To the Ionian Islands counting about 400 km ² large Greek island (Greek Zakynthou). On the east side there are wide sandy beaches, the west side has up to 300 meters very precipitous rocky coast, in between is a mountain range. The climate is characterized by sufficient rainfall. Here are almost exclusively autochthonous Grape varieties cultivated, these are Agiomavritiko. Areti. Asprouda. Avgoustiatis. Goustolidi. Kakotrygis. Katsakoulias. korinthiaki, Pavlos ( Malvasia Bianca Lunga ) and Skiadopoulo, The specially made traditional white wine Verdea is made from different varieties. There are the PGE areas (Landwein) Metaxata, Patras, Trifylia and Verntea Zakynthos (Verdea Zakynthos), but none POP classified appellations (quality wines). In addition, will also be a large amount table grapes and raisins produced. Well-known producers include Komoutos, Solomos, Verdea and Voultsos. North of Zakynthos lies the island Kefallonia,

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