On September 18 at Moscow restaurant «Lizzaran» was held a large tasting of Greek wines, organized by the International Centre of Wine and Gastronomy in the frameworks International Exhibition of food and drinks «World Food Moscow». Legends and myths about the wines of ancient Greece, friendly atmosphere of the restaurant captured and prepared guests to the fun part: the tasting of wines themselves.
Ten wineries from different regions of Greece have shown their wines to the Russian wine importers, restaurateurs, journalists and experts in the field of Enogastronomy.
There were the wines from manufacturers such as Vaeni Naoussa, Alpha Estate, Zoenos SA, Papagiannakos Domaine, Ekoypae Domaine Skouras, Ktima Tselepos, Lafazanis winery, Estate Argyros Santorini, Creta Olympias winery, Alexakis winery.
The Dinner — tasting was visited by about 80 people, among whom there were Russian invitees and the Greek wine producers and journalists. Foreign visitors were pleasantly surprised by the knowledge of our experts on the history of Greece and its traditions. Dinner was hosted by international judge of wines and spirits, chairman of Moscow (National) branch of IW&FS- Leonid Gelibterman.