Photo of the week

August 25, 2017
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Under the Cretan sun!

Winemaker Nikos Douloufakis inspecting the progress of the sun-drying of his Liatiko grapes Taken at Douloufakis Winery in Dafnes, Crete, August 2012 (Ted Lelekas)
August 14, 2017
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Is it harvest time yet?

Final checks at the Mavrodafni vineyard.  Taken at Gentilini Winery in Kefalonia, August 2006 (Ted Lelekas)
July 30, 2017
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No wonder they (eventually) invented oak barrels!

Replica of an ancient Greek cargo ship loaded with amphorae containing wine. Taken at the Costa Lazaridis Wine Museum in Kapandriti, November 2015 (Ted Lelekas)
July 21, 2017
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A tribute to a fading trade…

An original Greek cooperage recreated at the visitors center of Domaine Hatzimichalis in Atalanti. Photo taken by Ted Lelekas, November 2015
July 10, 2017
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The next generation can’t wait to get started!…

Taken at Estate Chrisohoou in Naoussa, August 2016 (Nana Chrisohoou)
July 2, 2017
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It was a busy day at the winery!…

Taken at Manousakis Winery in Vatolakkos, Chania, Crete, August 2012 (Ted Lelekas)
June 25, 2017
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Keeping cool under the (hanging) grapevine!…

Taken at Dourakis Winery in Alicambos, Crete, August 2012 (Ted Lelekas)
June 13, 2017
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Santorini “on the rocks”

Taken at Elatos Health Resort in Mt. Parnassos, January 2017 (Ted Lelekas)
May 30, 2017
E'Twaun Smooge Moore with Troupis Wines

Moschofilero: the grape of choice for NBA Superstars!

The Moschofilero wines of Troupis Winery in Mantinia seem to have a new fan: NBA Superstar E’Twaun Smooge Moore of the New Orleans Pelicans! Photo courtesy […]
May 28, 2017
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Grape-pressing the old (and fun) way!

Taken at Lykos Winery in Evia, August 2016 (Ted Lelekas)