Vinexpo 2019

Η OLKAS “ταξιδεύει” Ελληνικά Κρασιά, Αποστάγματα και προϊόντα στο εξωτερικό.

Στο πλαίσιο προώθησης Ελληνικών κρασιών & αποσταγμάτων σε ξένες αγορές η OLKAS
συμμετείχε στην διεθνή έκθεση κρασιών Vinexpo 2019 που πραγματοποιηθηκε στο Bordeaux
της Γαλλίας απο τις 13 έως τις 16 Μαϊου 2019.


Στην έκθεση παρουσιάσαμε μοναδικά κρασιά από Ελληνικές ποικιλίες από τα νησία και την
ηπειρωτική Ελλάδα.


Οι επισκέπτες της έκθεσης είχαν την ευκαιρία να δοκιμάσουν Μαλαγουζιά, Ασύρτικο,
Μοσχοφίλερο, Σαββατιανό, Βιδιανό, Ξινόμαυρο, Φωκιανό, Λιάτικο και πολλές ακόμα Ελληνικές
ποικιλίες.


Η OLKAS προωθεί Ελληνικά προϊόντα μικρών παραγωγών σε χώρες της Δυτικής Ευρώπης
μέσα από στοχευμένες δράσεις. Μεχρι τώρα κρασιά ταξιδεύουν σε Μεγάλη Βρετανία, Βέλγιο, Γαλλία, Ελβετία και Ιταλία.

Wine tasting- B2B

 

meetings with

international buyers

Last week on the 7th of March, we had the opportunity to present our wines to international buyers from Japan, South Korea, Poland, Belgium and Russia.

The wine tasting took place at Makedonia Palace in Thessaloniki, where 25 foreign companies visited us and had the chance to taste Greek Wines.

OLKAS presented a wine list from wineries all over Greece. Wines from Lemnos, Santorini, Yannakochori, Drama, Paros, Crete, Kozani, Argolida, Viotia and Attica mainly from Greek varietals received excellent reviews!

Our plan for the promotion of Greek Wines and Spirits will continue the next months.

 

OLKAS promotes Greek products, wines and spirits globally. Until today our products travel to Europe, Canada and Japan

Vinexpo 2019, Bordeaux | Συμμετέχουμε

Η επόμενη μεγάλη δράση μας για την προώθηση των Ελληνικών Κρασιών είναι η συμμετοχή μας στην διεθνή εκθεση Vinexpo 2019 η οποία θα πραγματοποιηθεί στο Bordeaux της Γαλλίας.

H Vinexpo 2019 αποτελεί μια από τις σημαντικότερες εκθέσεις του κλάδου με περισσότερους από 40.000 εμπορικούς επισκέπτες.

Η OLKAS θα συμμετέχει με Ελληνικά κρασιά συνεργαζόμενων παραγωγών τα οποία θα παρουσιάσει στο εκθεσιακό κέντρο του Bordeaux από τις 13 έως τις 16 Μαϊου 2019.

Για περισσότερες πληροφορίες και για δηλώσεις συμμετοχής, επικοινωνήστε μαζί μας.

Επιχειρηματικές Συναντήσεις

Ετοιμαζόμαστε ήδη για την πρώτη μας διεθνή δράση για την προώθηση των Ελληνικών προϊόντων, κρασιών και αποσταγμάτων!

Στις 7 Μαρτίου 2019, συμμετέχουμε στην 4η διοργάνωση Επιχειρηματικών Συναντήσεων με αγοράστες από το Βέλγιο, την Πολωνία, την Νότιο Κορέα, την Ιαπωνία και την Ρωσία.

 

Στόχος μας είναι να παρουσιάσουμε ξεχωριστά Ελληνικά κρασιά και αποστάγματα από οινοποιεία από όλη την Ελλάδα.

 

Οι Ελληνικές ποικιλίες Ξινόμαυρο, Ασυρτικο, Μαλαγουζιά, Μοσχοφίλερο, Μεσενικόλας και πολλά ακόμα θα κυριαρχήσουν στην γευσιγνωσία.

Εαν επιθυμείτε να συμμετέχετε μαζί μας σε αυτήν αλλά και σε όλες τις δράσεις μας, επικοινωνήστε μαζί μας

A magical wine trip to Greece: Wines from Peloponnese

The Peloponnese is a mountainous area, located in the Southern Greece and surrounded by the Aegean and Ionian sea.  It is considered a very precious wine zone, where the famous Agiorgitiko in the area of and the special Moschofilero grows.

Mantinia, Arcadia

In the heartland of mountainous and semi-mountainous Peloponnese, you can find the vineyards of Mantinia. It is the are a where the varietal of Moschofilero grows, yielding low-alcohol white, very aromatic wines.

Mantinia- Bosinakis Wines

At an altitude of 650- 700m in the area of Mantinia, the family of Bosinakis specialises in the production of Moschofilero.

Mantinia- 100% Moschofilero, White Dry

The white dry Moschofilerlo has a grey-yellow colour with light saumon highlights.  Intense aroma of evening primrose, lemon and blossom flowers. Full and crisp mouth with aromas of cherry, bergamot, frankincense and notes of sweet rose. High acidity and long aftertaste.

Ieria- 100% Moschofilero, Rose Dry

A wine with a light pink colour, aromas of rose and chamomile and wild cherry. It has a light body, certain acidity and an aftertaste that reminds with a strong taste of rose.

Argolida- Ktima Kontovrakis

Located in the east side of Peloponnese, in the region of Argolida, the Ktima Kontovrakis is famous for its unique Greek varietal “Rokaniaris”.

Ktima Kontovrakis decided to revive this ancient variety some years ago and today they can pride for being the unique winery in Greece that producers the white wine Rokaniaris.

A magical wine trip to

 

NORTHERN GREECE

The vineyards located in Northern Greece cover the areas of  Drama and Kavala, Chalkidiki, Naoussa, Amynteo and Rapsani. Most of them have become famous for their red dry wines mainly from Greek varietals.

The soil is fertile, the vineyards can be found in mountain slopes or flat «terroirs» and the climate is humid.

We are thrilled to have included in our wine list, wines from the area of Northern Greece, from boutique wineries.

 

Drama- Domaine Michaeilidi: Located in the area of Drama, where all grape harvest is received, shortly after its gathering, and where the winemaking process begins at the modern facilities that equip the production unit.

The «Pyli» selection includes white, red and rose wines with the Greek varietal Assyrtico to play a significant role in the winemaking.

Naousa- Yannakochori- Kelesidi Estate

Yannakochori has been famous for its unique red varietal called «Xinomavro». The exact words in Greek mean «sour- black». It is one of the most famous Greek varietals, with full taste, dark red colour and tannins.

Kelesidi Estate, has its vineyards in the heart of Yannakochori. In a beautiful traditional winery, the owners produce organic wines with Xinomavro and Malagousia.

Kozani- Ktima Zande

In the area of PGI Velventos, close to Kozani, Zandes winery produces wines with the basis of Malagousia for the whites and  Xinomavro for the reds.

Chalkidiki, Messimvria- Fourkas Winery

Fourkas winery is located in the area of Messimvria close to the city of Thessaloniki and produces organic wines, from both Greek and international varietals. Among the most special, is the varietal Assyrtico with its mineral and spicy aftertaste.

Rapsani- Dougos Winery

It is located at the foot of mountain Olympus. Its architecture is traditional, in total harmony with an environment full of historical elements and a breath taking view to mountain Olympus, Kissavos and Pinios river.The vineyards are found at an altitude of 550-700 m on the north-east Olympus slope.

The wine list includes the red Greek varietals of Xinomavro, Stavroto, Krasato, Limniona and Mavrotragano and the white Assyrtico which is aged in acacia barrels.

A magical wine trip to Greece:

 

Lipsi Wines

Lipsi island is part of the Dodekanese group, located on the East side of the Aegean. This island is a dot on the Greek map, with some of the most beautiful and picturesque sceneries.

On the island of Lipsi, there is only one winery, which was revived some years ago, when the owners decided to make wine of Greek traditional varietals.

The winery has a distinguished architecture and is open to welcome visitors during the summer months.

The most famous varietal of the island is a red grape called “ Fokiano”.

Lipsi winery produces red dry wine from Fokiano, rose, but also a very unique “blanc de noir” a white dry which blends two very famous Greek varietals (Assyrtico and Athiri) and a multi-award winning naturally sweet wines from Fokiano grapes.

A magical wine trip to Greece:

Paros Wines

Paros island is located in Cyclades, Greece. It is famous for each beautiful beaches, white houses but also for its very special indigenous grapes.

The climate is characterised by strong winds,  few rainfalls and long sun shines during the summer.

Although the soil is barren with few water resources, Paros is famous for its indigenous grapes including Mavrotragano, Mandilaria(red) and Movmevasia (white).

Mandilaria, Movemvasia and Mavrotragano grapes, despite their difficult to pronounce names  have become famous for their distinct taste and aromas.

The blend of Mandilaria and Movemvasia is a unique red wines with a strong aroma (from movemvasia) which softens the stong mandilaria.

In the village of Naoussa in Paros, you will find the «Moraitico Winery» where George and Liliana prepare the fantastic Island’s Wines.

A magical wine trip to Greece:

 

Lemnos island

The Island of Lemnos:

The island of Lemnos is located on the North- East part of the Aegean Sea. It has been famous for its beautiful beaches, picturesque villages but also for its wines since ancient years. The two most famous varietals are the white Muscat of Alexandria and   the red varietal “Limnio” or “Kalambaki”.

The soil of the island is volcanic and its climate is characterized by strong winds and a significant expanse of seawater surrounding the island’s vineyards.

 

The Garalis Winery is located in the area of Ag. Dimitrios and  cultivates an area of 5000acres , most of which with Muscat of Alexandria and Limnio.  The cultivation of organic wines dates back in 2007 and is been held with a combination of traditional and modern means.

PDO Muscat of Alexandria:

Initially our grapes are pressed and then go through the process of cold extraction. We ferment the wine at16°C which unleashed the rich aromas which create the “Muscat of Alexandria”.

PDO Limnio:

The ancient Greek poet Homer has repeatedly mentioned this grape in his works. The unique combination of berry aromas and mildly spicy tones along with its acidity and aging in oak barrels give the wine a wonderful aftertaste. Ιts crimson colour and distinctive flavour will fascinate you.

A magical wine trip to

Greece

Santorini wines

Santorini one of most visited Greek islands with a breath taking view – as a result of the collapse of half of the island due to a volcanic eruption – is the mother land of Assyrtiko grape.

 

The history of wine making in the island dates back thousands of years. Santorini wines are rare and distinctive. The volcanic and anhydrous soil of the island among with the lack of water and high winds gives wines with a distinctive characteristics intense minerality and savoury taste.

london wine fair 2018

A very interesting wine show took place last week in London.

London Wine Fair was held at Olympia from the 21st until the 23rd of May 2018.

OLKAS was present, with a unique selection of Greek wines from different areas of Greece.

Wines from the islands but also from the mainland were presented in LWF 2018.

Wines from Lemnos, Paros, Crete, Lipsi Island, Naousa, manitnia, Kozani, Rapsani, Argolida, Attica, Nea Mesimbria mainly from Greek varietals, received excellent comments from our visitors.

Wines from Lipsi Island off to Japan!

We are very happy about our last project.

Unique Greek wines, produced in Lipsi Island from Lipsi winery have been exported to Japan!

Our partner, a well established importer from Kobe has made a selection of olives, extra virgin olive oil and wines to be included to his range.  So last week, Wines from Lipsi Winery, Assyrtico & Fokiano were prepared for the Japanese market!

 

Stay tuned for more news regarding our international business!

LONDON WINE FAIR 2018

OLKAS participates in London Wines Fair 2018, which will be held at Olympia from 21st until the 24th of May 2018.

We are delighted to present a great selection of Greek Wines and Spirits from the Islands and the mainland.

Drop by for a sip st Stand H35.

Xinomavro, Assyrtico, Malagousia, Messenicolas, Fokiano, Mavrotragano are just a few of the Greek varietals that will be presented during the show.

LONDON WINE FAIR 2018

Η επόμενη σημαντική δράση μας για την προώθηση Ελληνικών Κρασιών, Αποσταγμάτων και προϊόντων είναι στον Λονδίνο τον επόμενο μήνα.

Η OLKAS συμμετέχει στην LONDON WINE FAIR 2018 όπου θα παρουσιάσει μοναδικά Ελληνικά κρασιά απο οινοποιεία όλης της Ελλάδας. Κρασιά από την Λήμνο, την Πάρο, την Κρήτη, τους Λειψούς, την Θεσσαλία, την Νάουσα, την Καρδίτσα, την Μαντίνεια Εαν επιθυμείτε να συμμέτεχε μαζί μας επικοινωνήστε το συντομότερο για να δηλώσετε συμμετοχή.

tavola 2018

OLKAS was present in the biggest deli event of Belgium.

For three days, we had the opportunity to present unique deli products and Greek wines.

Visitors of Tavola had the opportunity to taste EVOO from Lesbos, Kalamata, Fokida, Olives, rusks and cookies from Crete and wines from all over Greece.

OLKAS was the only Greek company that presented a wide range ofr Greek deli products and wines during Tavola 2018

TAVOLA 2018

We participate in TAVOLA 2018. For the second time, OLKAS will be the only Greek company that takes part in the international food show Tavola 2018.

We will be in hall 4- stand 4207 F

Our product portfolio includes extra virgin olive oil, olives, jam, rusks, cookies, persimmons and rock samphire