Commandaria “The Apostle of Wines”

“On this island there is a treasure which only the king of kings deserves to hold”. According to tradition, these were the words of…


Indigenous varieties of Cyprus

Cyprus has been one of the primitive cradles of viticulture and wine since antiquity. Vineyards are cultivated throughout Cyprus and in…


The Secrets of Wine Serving

Wine is a particular drink. It is produced with great craft and effort and this is what makes it so special. For this reason there are…


Londa Beach Hotel teams up with Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades for a Wine-Pairing Dinner

The Londa Beach Hotel has teamed up with “Oenou Yi” winery for an eclectic wine-pairing dinner on February…


People of the Vine

“The only occupation of the Omodos people was the cultivation of the vineyard and everything revolves around the juice of the vineyard.”……


Maratheftiko at a glance

Maratheftiko or Vamvakada is a rare red Cypriot variety that was rediscovered just a few decades ago. It…


15 Famous Quotes including Wine

Philosophers, scholars, scientists, writers, poets, painters, filmmakers… Throughout the history of wine, which is so tightly linked…


“Open Doors” at Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades

ENTRANCE IS FREE On Sunday, 11th of Νovember 2018, “Oenou Yi- Ktima Vassiliades” participates in the “Open Doors” showcase which is…


The meaning of terroir

If you are into wine you will have heard about terroir and how it affects the taste of wine. Ever since the Benedictine and Cistercian…