Top 100 white wines of Kissamos

Discover the top 100 best white wines of Kissamos of Chania as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the white wines that are popular of Kissamos and the best vintages to taste in this region.

Discovering the wine region of Kissamos

The wine region of Kissamos is located in the region of Chania of Crete of Greece. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Pnevmatikakis or the Domaine Pnevmatikakis produce mainly wines pink and white. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Kissamos are Assyrtiko, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Kissamos often reveals types of flavors of red fruit.

We currently count 1 estates and châteaux in the of Kissamos, producing 4 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Kissamos go well with generally quite well with dishes of pasta, mature and hard cheese or vegetarian.

News from the vineyard of Kissamos

Study reveals glimpse of ancient Roman winemaking

Jars recovered from the seabed and dating back to the Roman period have offered more clues about winemaking and storage in this era, according to a study that used a mixture of analysis techniques. A combination of chemical markers, plant tissue residue and pollen analysis helped researchers to build a picture about the possible contents of three amphorae ‘wine jars’ discovered near the coastal town of San Felice Circeo, around 90km south-east of Rome. ‘The evidence suggests the amphorae were us ...

Kylie Minogue launches her wine range in the US

The ‘Spinning Around’ singer launched the wines on her birthday in 2020 as part of a collaboration with London-based Benchmark Drinks. The firm, founded by former Accolade Wines chief executive Paul Schaafsma, specialises in celebrity partnerships. It has also launched wines in tandem with Sarah Jessica Parker, Ian Botham and Graham Norton. Yet the Kylie Minogue range has been one of the star performers, selling 3.5 million bottles in the UK and a further 1.5 million bottles in 15 international ...

The best wines of Kissamos in other styles