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Major PGI Districts of

Peloponnese

Achaia PGI
Patras PDO/OPAP
Muscat of Patras PDO/OPE
Mavrodaphne of Patras PDO/OPE
Muscat of Rio Patras PDO/OPE

Korinthia & Argolida PGI
Nemea PDO/OPAP

Arkadia PGI
Mantinia PDO/OPAP

Lakonia PGI
Monemvassia-Malvasia PDO

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PDO of

Peloponnese

Achaia PGI

Patras PDO/OPAP
- White Only!! - 100% Roditis

Muscat of Patras PDO/OPE
- 100% Muscat Blanc a Petite Grains (aka: moschoudi)
- Max 5 years in oak barrels

Mavrodaphne of Patras PDO/OPE
- 51% min Mavrodaphne + 49% Max Mavri Korinthiaki
- 1 year min aging in oak (1000L Max size)
- Reserve = 2 years oak + 1 year bottle
- Vielle Reserve = 5 years aging (2 oak + 2 bottle)
- Grand Reserve = 7 years aging (3 oak + 3 bottle)

Muscat of Rio Patras PDO/OPE
- 100% Muscat Blanc a Petite Grains (aka: moschoudi)
- Max 5 years in oak barrels

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Korinthia & Argolida PGI

Nemea PDO/OPAP
- Red Only!!
- 100% Agiorgitiko

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Arkadia PGI

Mantinia PDO/OPAP
- White & Sparkling
- 85% Moschofilero + 15% Max Asproudes

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Lakonia PGI

Monemvassia-Malvasia PDO
- 51% Monemvassia; + Max combined: Assyrtiko, Asproudes, Kydonitsa
- 2 years min aging (in oxidative environment)

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PDO of

Achaia PGI,
Peloponnese

Patras PDO/OPAP

Muscat of Patras PDO/OPE

Mavrodaphne of Patras PDO/OPE

Muscat of Rio Patras PDO/OPE

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Korinthia PGI & Argolida PGI
Nemea PDO/OPAP

Arkadia PGI
Mantinia PDO/OPAP

Lakonia PGI
Monemvassia-Malvasia PDO

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PDO of

Korinthia PGI & Argolida PGI,
Peloponnese

Nemea PDO/OPAP

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Achaia PGI
Patras PDO/OPAP
Muscat of Patras PDO/OPE
Mavrodaphne of Patras PDO/OPE
Muscat of Rio Patras PDO/OPE

Arkadia PGI
Mantinia PDO/OPAP

Lakonia PGI
Monemvassia-Malvasia PDO

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PDO of 

Arkadia PGI,
Peloponnese

Mantinia PDO/OPAP

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Achaia PGI
Patras PDO/OPAP
Muscat of Patras PDO/OPE
Mavrodaphne of Patras PDO/OPE
Muscat of Rio Patras PDO/OPE

Korinthia PGI & Argolida PGI
Nemea PDO/OPAP

Lakonia PGI
Monemvassia-Malvasia PDO

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PDO of

Lakonia PGI,
Peloponnese

Monemvassia-Malvasia PDO

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Achaia PGI
Patras PDO/OPAP
Muscat of Patras PDO/OPE
Mavrodaphne of Patras PDO/OPE
Muscat of Rio Patras PDO/OPE

Korinthia PGI & Argolida PGI
Nemea PDO/OPAP

Arkadia PGI
Mantinia PDO/OPAP

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Patras PDO/OPAP

(W!)

{Peloponnese}

White Only!!
Dry - Medium Sweet

100% Roditis

Note:
- 3 geographically separate areas make up
Patras PDO/OPAP

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Mantinia PDO/OPAP

(W, Spk)

{Peloponnese}

White - Sparkling White
Dry only

85% min Moschofilero
plus+ Asproudes

*Sparkling was only added in 2011
(must be Trad Meth or Cuvee Close)

 

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Nemea PDO/OPAP

(Rd!)

{Peloponnese}

Red Only!!
Dry to Medium Sweet
VdL - VdN

100% Agiorgitiko

dry wines
~11% min ABV~

can be produced in 17 villages

Has the nicknames:
- Blood of Hercules
- Blood of the Lion

The first of Herculese's feats of strength was to slay the Nemean lion.

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Muscat of Rio Patras PDO/OPE

(W!)

{Peloponnese}

Sweet White Only!!
Fortified/VdN - VdL - Dried Swt Wht (Liastos?)
"Grand Cru"

100% Moschato Aspro
(aka: Muscat Blanc a Petite Grains)
(aka: Moschoudi)

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Muscat of Patras PDO/OPE

(W!)

{Peloponnese}

Sweet White Only!!
Fortified/VdN - VdL - Dried Swt Wht (Liastos?)
"Grand Cru"

100% Moschato Aspro
(aka: Muscat Blanc a Petite Grains)
(aka: Moschoudi)

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Monemvassia-Malvasia PDO

(W!)

{Peloponnese}

Sweet White Only!!
Vin Doux Naturel - Vin Liastos

51% min Monemvassia,

plus+
Assyrtiko, Asproudes, Kydonitsa

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must be made from sun-dried grapes

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*2 years min "oxidative environment";
*after that it becomes 4 years;
*after that it becomes multiples of 4 years

Vin Doux Naturel
~64 hl/ha~

Vin Liastos
~50.5 hl/ha~

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Mavrodapne of Patras PDO/OPE

(Rd!)

{Peloponnese}

Sweet Red Vin Doux Naturel Only!!
Regular
Reserve - Vieille Reserve - Grand Reserve

51% min Mavrodaphne
plus+ Mavri Korinthiaki

Regular
*1 year min in Oak
(1000L or less in size)

Reserve
3 years total aging
2 years min in Oak
1 year min in bottle

Vieille Reserve
5 years total aging
2 years min in Oak
2 year min in bottle

Grand Reserve
7 years total aging
3 years min in Oak
3 years min in bottle

Note:
- This is one of the only Sweet Wine PDO where the allow the aging terms: Reserve, and Grand Reserve
-- These terms have different aging definitions than the standard terms for dry wines have.

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Aging requirements of

Mavrodaphne of Patras PDO/OPE
(regular)

{Peloponnese}

Sweet Red Vin Doux Naturel Only!!
Regular
Reserve - Vieille Reserve - Grand Reserve

PDO
1 year min in Oak
1000L or less in size

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Reserve
3 years min total aging
2 years min in Oak
1 year min in bottle

Vieille Reserve
5 years total aging
2 years min in Oak
2 year min in bottle

Grand Reserve
7 years min total aging
3 years min in Oak
3 years min in bottle

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Aging requirements of

Mavrodaphne of Patras PDO/OPE
(reserve)

{Peloponnese}

Sweet Red Vin Doux Naturel Only!!
Regular
Reserve - Vieille Reserve
 - Grand Reserve

*3 years min total aging

**2 years min in Oak

**1 year min in bottle

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PDO
1 year min in Oak
1000L or less in size

Vieille Reserve
5 years total aging
2 years min in Oak
2 year min in bottle

Grand Reserve
7 years min total aging
3 years min in Oak
3 years min in bottle

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Aging requirements of

Mavrodaphne of Patras PDO/OPE
(vieille reserve)

{Peloponnese}

Sweet Red Vin Doux Naturel Only!!
Regular
Reserve - Vieille Reserve - Grand Reserve

Vieille Reserve
5 years min total aging
2 years min in Oak
2 years min in bottle

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PDO
1 year min in Oak
1000L or less in size

Reserve
3 years min total aging
2 years min in Oak
1 year min in bottle

Grand Reserve
7 years min total aging
3 years min in Oak
3 years min in bottle

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Aging requirements of

Mavrodaphne of Patras PDO/OPE
(grand reserve)

{Peloponnese}

Sweet Red Vin Doux Naturel Only!!
Regular
Reserve - Vieille Reserve
 - Grand Reserve

Grand Reserve
7 years min total aging
3 years min in Oak
3 years min in bottle

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PDO
1 year min in Oak
1000L or less in size

Reserve
3 years min total aging
2 years min in Oak
1 year min in bottle

Vieille Reserve
5 years total aging
2 years min in Oak
2 year min in bottle

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