Top 100 wines of Velventos

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

Discovering the wine region of Velventos

The wine region of Velventos is located in the region of Kozani of Macedonia of Greece. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Κτήμα Βογιατζή ( Ktima Voyatzi ) or the Domaine Kamkoutis produce mainly wines red and white. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Velventos are Xinomavro et Chardonnay, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Velventos often reveals types of flavors of non oak, earth or microbio and sometimes also flavors of vegetal, oak or spices.

We currently count 2 estates and châteaux in the of Velventos, producing 2 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Velventos go well with generally quite well with dishes of pork, rich fish (salmon, tuna etc) or vegetarian.

News from the vineyard of Velventos

DWWA judge profile: Matthew Horsley

Matthew Horsley is a judge at the 2022 Decanter World Wine Awards. Matthew Horsley Matthew Horsley is a buyer at The Wine Society, having worked for them for over 9 years. After graduating university with a degree in Philosophy, Theology and Religious Studies, Matthew joined The Wine Society as a Christmas temp before joining the Tastings and Events Team where he spent three and a half years. He joined the Buying Department in 2017 and now buys the wines of England, Greece and Hungary for The So ...

Champagne glass pyramid sets new world record

At 8.23 metres tall (27ft), a three-sided pyramid made from 54,740 Champagne coupes has officially set a new Guinness World Record for the ‘largest drinking glass pyramid’. A specialist team spent five days between Christmas and New Year delicately constructing the wine glass tower at luxury Dubai resort Atlantis, The Palm, which announced the news. It said the attempt was co-organised by Moët & Chandon, as part of Champagne house’s ‘Effervescence’ event series. Guinness Wo ...

Brad Pitt, Jolie and Château Miraval story takes new twist

Brad Pitt has filed a lawsuit against Angelina Jolie at a Los Angeles court regarding her sale of a stake in Provence winery Château Miraval last year, according to media reports, including in Bloomberg (via Associated Press) and the Los Angeles Times. There had been speculation for several years about how Pitt and Jolie’s divorce proceedings would affect their joint ownership of Miraval, which they acquired in 2008. It was the Hollywood couple’s wedding venue but the estate has also gained a re ...