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6 mainland regions of Greece

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Macedonia
Epirus
Thessalia
Central Greece (Sterea Ellada)
Peloponnese

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4 PDO of Macedonia

Amynteo
Goumenissa
Naoussa
Slopes of Meliton

3

Which Macedonian PDO produces sparkling rose?

Amynteo

4

2 100% Xinomavro PDOs

Amynteo
Naoussa

5

Authorized varieties of Goumenissa

Xinomavro
Negoska (min. 20%)

6

Single producer of Slopes of Meliton

Domaine Carras

7

Only PDO of Epirus

Zitsa

8

Grape variety for Zitsa

Debina

9

3 PDO of Thessalia

Anchialos
Messenikola
Rapsani

10

3 PGI Districts for Retsina

Attiki (Attica)
Evia
Viotia

11

Allowable grapes of Anchialos

Roditis (min. 75%)
Savvatiano (max. 25%)

12

Main grape of Retsina

Savvatiano

13

3 grapes of Rapsani

Xinomavro
Krassato
Stavroto
*Traditionally planted 1/3 each

14

7 PDOs of Peloponnese

Nemea
Mantinia
Patras
Monemvassia-Malvasia
Mavrodaphne of Patras
Muscat of Patras
Muscat of Rio Patras

15

Grape of Nemea

Agiorgitiko

16

Major grape of Mantinia

Moschofilero (min. 85%)

17

Grape of Patras

Roditis

18

3 PDO of Ionian Islands

Robola of Cephalonia
Mavrodaphne of Cephalonia
Muscat of Cephalonia

19

4 wine producing Ionian Island

Lefkada
Zakynthos
Cephalonia
Kerkyra (Corfu)

20

Where is Verdea produced?

Zakynthos

21

What is Verdea?

Traditional appellation wine, a blend of grapes:
- Skiadopoulo (min. 50%)
- Pavlos
- Avgoustiatis, etc
Similar in style to Sherry and Vin Jaune

22

5 wine producing Aegean Island PDOs

Santorini
Paros
Rhodes
Lemnos
Samos

23

7 PDOs of Crete

Sitia
Peza
Dafnes
Archanes
Candia
Malvasia Candia
Malvasia Sitia

24

2 islands of Santorini PDO

Thera (Santorini)
Thirasia

25

3 allowed grapes for Santorini dry wines

Assyrtiko (min. 75%
Athiri
Aidani

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Grape variety of Dafnes

Liatiko

27

2 red only PDOs of Crete

Dafnes
Archanes

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2 sweet wine PDOs of Crete, also producing dry wines

Sitia
Dafnes