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#03 Magic Mountain Red (Lazaridi) 2008, Macedonia, Greece  306505 13.90%  750 mL  $40.00. January 1, 2011 Full Review
Amalia Brut Methode Trad. (Dom. Tselepos), Arkadia, Greece  288737 12%  750 mL  $25.15. January 1, 2011 Full Review
Hatzidakis 2008, Greece    $25.00. March 1, 2012 Full Review
Domaine Costa Lazaridi Amethystos Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot Agiorgitiko 2012, Drama P.G.I., Greece: A juicy full-bodied Greek red wine with purple and black plums notes on the nose and palate. Tannic grip. Drink: 2014-2018. 724831 14.50% D 750 mL  $23.95 Score: 87/100. December 30, 2016 Heavenly Hamburger Wine Full Review
Boutari Legacy 1879 Xinomavro 2007, Naoussa, Greece: The history of the Boutari winemaking, now in the fifth generation, in the small Greek town of Naoussa in 1879. The grape variety they planted was Xinomavro. This robust, complex and distinguished wine has a long life ahead of it if you wissh to cellar it. Aromas of black fruit and smoke. Pair with grilled meats. Drink: 2012-2023. 675081 14% XD 750 mL  $49.00 Score: 92/100. April 25, 2017 Top Rated Red Wine. Full Review
Estate Papaioannou Agiorgitiko 2010, Nemea A.P., Greece: Lovely and exotically different. Violets, rose petals, talcum powder and tart cherry aromas on the nose. Smooth and almost full-bodied on the palate. Good acidity for food. Try it with salmon. Drink: 2012-2018. 277011 12.50% D 750 mL  $20.95 Score: 89/100. August 6, 2016 Charming Grilled Chicken Wine Full Review
Papaioannou Old Vines Agiorgitiko 2010, Nemea, Greece: Rustic, robust and full-bodied with aromas of black plum and berries. Pair with grilled meats. Drink: 2012-2018. 277029 13.50% D 750 mL  $18.00 Score: 88/100. August 4, 2016 Best Value Red Wine. Heavenly Hamburger Wine Full Review
Santorini Santo Assyrtiko Grande Reserve 2013, Santorini, Greece Drink: 2016-2026. 293570 15% XD 750 mL  $33.95. March 1, 2012 Full Review
2015 Gerovassiliou Pgi Epanomi Viognier, Greece, Greece  288695 13.50%  750 mL  $34.68. January 1, 2017 Full Review
Domain Mega Spileo 2010, Peloponnese, Achaia, Greece: A juicy red wine from Greece with mouth-watering acidity, black fruit and some smoky notes from oak aging. Made from grapes that grow in vineyards that have produced wines for more than 500 years. Pair with grilled meats. Drink: 2015-2019. 466110 13.50% D 750 mL  $29.95 Score: 90/100. February 9, 2017 Top Rated Red Wine. Luscious Lamb Wine Full Review
2013 - Kir Yianni Two Olives, Greece, Greece  402700 14.50%  750 mL  $31.88. January 1, 2017 Full Review
2015- 1827 Cabernet Sauvignon, Greece, Greece  382381 13%  750 mL  $28.37. January 1, 2017 Full Review
2014-Mavrotragano Argyros, Greece, Greece  300490 14%  750 mL  $54.97. January 1, 2017 Full Review
Domaine Costa Lazaridi Amethystos 2012, Drama, Macedonia, Greece: A juicy full-bodied Greek red wine with purple and black plums notes on the notes and palate. Tannic grip. Drink: 2017-2022. 912980 14.50% D 750 mL  $49.95 Score: 85/100. August 5, 2017 Luscious Lamb Wine Full Review
Domaine Tselepos Driopi Agiorgitiko 2015, Nemea P.D.O., Greece: Dry and full-bodied with black fruit and a bitter finish. Drink: 2017-2022. 60830 13.50% D 750 mL  $20.95 Score: 82/100. November 25, 2017 Plush Pork Wine Full Review
Argyros Assyrtiko 2016, Santorini P.D.O., Greece: Smoky, full-bodied and rich: this Greek white wine made from the classic Assyrtiko grape is outstanding! Mouth-watering acidity perfect for seafood. Medium-bodied. The wine was fermented in 100% stainless steel. The grapes grow on 80-100 year-old ungrafted vines in Episkopi and Pyrgos. There are 4,000 hectares on vines planted in volcanic and sandy soil. Drink: 2017-2020. 346055 13.50% XD 750 mL  $27.95 Score: 91/100. March 1, 2018 Top Rated White Wine. Scrumptious Seafood Wine Full Review

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