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Santo Wines Winery
Santo Wines Winery

Santo Wines, the Union of Santorini Cooperatives, was founded in 1947 and is committed not only to producing high quality wine but also to protecting the Santorini vineyard. Its role in the promotion of Santorini wine is of decisive importance, as it produces large quantities of wine and has helped many wine producers at their first steps. All the wine producers of the island are members of it.

It is located at Pyrgos, overlooking the caldera. They cultivate 1200 hectares of vine, in close collaboration with all the producers, whom they also advise on the ways their wines could be improved. They produce several types of wine of different colors and dryness. The most important are:

Assyrtico

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Santorini Assyrtiko: VQPRD dry white wine from 100% Assyrtiko that is served at 10-11 C and accompanies fish and seafood.

Nykteri

Nykteri

Santorini Nychteri: VQPRD dry white wine from 75% Assyrtiko, 15% Aidani and 10% Athiri that is left 3 months in oak barrels. It is served at 10-12 C and accompanies white meat, medium spice dishes and appetizers.

Vinsanto

Vinsanto

Santorini Vinsanto: VQPRD sweet wine from 75% Assyrtiko and 25% Aidani sun dried grapes that age for at least 2 years in oak barrels. It is served at 8 C as aperitif.

 
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