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From Greece, surprisingly tannic Reds of energy & balance
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From Greece, surprisingly tannic Reds of energy & balance

Panos - Sep 03, 2019

Red wines the world over have become fresher and more energetic in the last decade, offering delightful and lively alternatives to the once-dominant fruit bombs that could…

Ancient Celts drank Greek wine, archaeologists discover
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Ancient Celts drank Greek wine, archaeologists discover

Panos - Jun 21, 2019

The early Celts had their very own twist on getting drunk, according to chemical analysis of fragments from Bronze Age drinking vessels found in what is now…

Consumer tax on wine production in Greece to be abolished
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Consumer tax on wine production in Greece to be abolished

Panos - Dec 12, 2018

A draft amendment tabled in Parliament this week will abolish an unpopular excise duty on wine production, one of several indirect taxes imposed during a 2016 “tax…

Americans love European wine
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Americans love European wine

Panos - Nov 20, 2018

When Donald Trump went after French president Emmanuel Macron in a series of tweets this week, he complained about the fact that France makes it very difficult…

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Greek wine exports to Australia rising sharply

makis - Jul 18, 2018

Greek wine exports to Australia, along with their prestige down under, are rising spectacularly on an annual basis, Wines of Greece – a national professional vineyards and…

Greek wineries showcase produce in Germany
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Greek wineries showcase produce in Germany

Panos - Dec 01, 2017

The profile of Greek wine varieties is on the rise around the world, with a focus this month on introducing the products into Germany. Representatives from 20…

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Greece backtracks on ‘ineffective’ excise tax on wine

Panos - Sep 19, 2017

The Greek government will soon table an amendment to abolish excise duty on wine as it has not brought the desired financial results, Greek Minister for Agricultural…

Greeks Rejoice – Government Scraps Controversial Wine Consumption Tax
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Greeks Rejoice – Government Scraps Controversial Wine Consumption Tax

Panos - Aug 28, 2017

While austerity still reigns supreme over Greek society, amid resurgent refugee arrivals, still near-record high youth unemployment, record-high suicide rates, and a constant brain-drain exodus of young…

Greek wines to be promoted at Tokyo exhibition
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Greek wines to be promoted at Tokyo exhibition

Panos - Sep 15, 2016

Greek wines will be featured at a major exhibition in Tokyo this November. The Enterprise Greece agency will sponsor a pavilion at the second annual Vinexpo trade…

Santorini to host first International Wine Tourism Congress in October
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Santorini to host first International Wine Tourism Congress in October

makis - Jul 12, 2016

The popular holiday island of Santorini, also renowned for its ancient grape varieties and its wine, is slated to host the first International Wine Tourism Congress on…