Rethymno: Wine Tasting at The Cretan House of Wine
Learn about the local varieties of wine at the House of Wine. Discover the delicious and aromatic character of Cretan wines.
Τhe house of wine offer you an amazing experience to native varieties of the Cretan vineyard through the delicious and aromatic character that floods from our glass. The visitor will know the varieties through the final product that will reveal the characteristics of the places as well as the personal touches of the winemaker offering a unique result.
Also if you want to celebrate or either want a unique special place for any reason until 20 persons , we have that place and you can send us an inquiry with your desires and we will make it happen.
Tasting of 11 different wines (75ml per glass)
White Wines: Vilana, Vidiano, Thrapsathiri, Plito, Dafni, Muscat of Spina, Malvazia Di Candia
Red Wines: Liatiko, Kotsifali, Mantilari
Sweet Wine: Naturaly sweet wine from Romeiko
Pairing traditional food with wine
Apaki: Pieces of smoked pork
Dakos: Rusk with tomato and white cheese
Tigania: Pork with Cretan herbs fried to olive oil
Dolmadakia: Stuffed Grape Leaves With Rice and Herbs
Kalitsounakia: Traditional herb pie
Graviera: Aged yellow cheese
Basic Information for all the Cretan Varieties.
At the end a blind wine tasting game.
A bottle of wine as reward to the winner of the competition.
DURATION TIME: 3 hours
HOURS: Monday to Friday from 18:00 – 21:00 only with reservation
PEOPLE: Min: 2 / Max: 20
Tasting of 11 different wines with a meal menu of 4 starters, 1 main dish and a dessert
What’s Not Included
Not suitable for
Prepare for the activity
3rd Klm. National Road Rethymno, Chanion, Rethymno 741 00, Greece
Know before you go
The Cretan House of Wine is easily accessible by car or taxi from the coastal area of Rethymno (6km from Rethymno town and 15km from Georgioupolis)