Learn about Assyrtiko — taste profile, popular regions and more …
Tasting Notes for Assyrtiko
Assyrtiko is a dry, white wine with flavors of lemon zest, passion fruit, pineapple, flint and fennel.
Perfect Food Pairings for Assyrtiko
It is versatile when matched with food; try it with oysters, shrimp, salmon as well as grilled chicken, tomatoes and asparagus.
Sommelier Secrets for Assyrtiko
The reasons for Assyrtiko’s popularity are plentiful: it retains an acid and mineral profile in a hot climate, blends well with other grapes and can also withstand some age.
Koutsoyannopoulos Ksera Homata Old Vines Assyrtiko Santorini 2014Assyrtiko from Santorini, Greece