Gavalas

+30 22860 82552 Megalochori
Santorini,
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Our winery is located in Megalochori, and you will get there by walking through a small lit up stone tunnel. The winery is a small museum that tells the three century tradition of the Gavalas family in the winemaking industry. Tours take place from April 15th until the end of October from 10:00 to 20:00. Call us to arrange a visit. – Description from AegeanCuisine

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  • Assyrtiko

    Assyrtiko is a white Greek wine grape indigenous to the island of Santorini. Assyrtiko is the most widely planted on ...

  • Agiorgitiko

    The term Agiorgitiko means "Saint George's grape". This could refer to Saint George's Day, a Greek celebration that o...

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Gavalas on Snooth

  • The Gavalas family has been engaged in wine making on the beautiful island of Santorini since the end of the 19th century. Cultivating grapes in privately-owned vineyards near the village of Megalochori, George Gavalas produces quality wines and also explores the potential of rare and indigenous varieties. One of the outstanding results of this ...

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  • Gavalas Winery Santorini 2014

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    Boldly pronounced aromas of dried apricot, lemon and mango with a good dose of heat rolling off the nose as well. Crisp and tart flavors of lemon on entry, coming through the mid palate with explosive acidity highlighting the strong citrus notes. There's also a touch of a wooded note towards the long finish with a whisper of melon rind. Read More

    Wine review by Snooth Editorial


  • There are some wines that even the pros can forget about. Wines that really ... should add. 91pts 2012 Gavalas Nekteri 14% $16100% Assyrtiko Earthy with the wood from barrel ageing immediately apparent on the nose. It’s well integrated adding resiny, sweet and smoky nuances to the nose but obvious and slightly more pronounced than the ripe pea... Read More

    From the article Assyrtiko. Again!


  • Gavalas Nykteri 2012

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    Wine review by mark


  • Gavalas Nykteri 2012

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    Earthy with the wood from barrel ageing immediately apparent on the nose. Its well integrated adding resiny, sweet and smoky nuances to the nose but obvious and slightly more pronounced than the ripe pear and green floral notes that emerge in the glass. Lovely and bright on entry, this has a little weight and just a touch of roundness and creami... Read More

    Wine review by Gregory Dal Piaz


  • Gavalas Santorini 2012

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    ~ Editor's Choice ~Tight on the nose with a fine blend of mineral and subtle sage like aromas. Juicy on entry, this hits the palate with admirably purity and liveliness showing off very clear and tense flavors of dusty dry earth, yellow fruits, and a faint hint of yellow tomato that picks up where the sage on the nose leaves off. I really the cl... Read More

    Wine review by BRUNOHOEPERS


  • I was planning on tasting these wines during the dog days of August, which ... ... round. Try a bottle of the Gavalas Santorini  or Sigalas Assyrtiko and see what these wines are really all about! 2012 Gavalas Santorini  White 13%  $17 Unspecified blend of Assyrtiko and Aidani Tight on the nose with a fine blend of mineral and subtle sage like... Read More

    From the article The White Wines of Santorini.


  • Gavalas Santorini 2012

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    Wine review by mark


  • Gavalas Santorini 2012

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    Tight on the nose with a fine blend of mineral and subtle sage like aromas. Juicy on entry, this hits the palate with admirably purity and liveliness showing off very clear and tense flavors of dusty dry earth, yellow fruits, and a faint hint of yellow tomato that picks up where the sage on the nose leaves off. I really the clarity this shows on... Read More

    Wine review by Gregory Dal Piaz


  • Gavalas Winery Santorini White Dry 2010

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    Wine review by jennibartels


  • Gavalas Winery Santorini White Dry 2008

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    Dry Wine with hints of lemon and pear Read More

    Wine review by Rich Tomko


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