Assyrtiko is one of the world's greatest white grapes. Indigenous to the Greek island of Santorini, in the hands of a top-flight producer like Estate Argyros it makes powerful, deeply mineral, long-lived white wine that has few rivals.
Argyros was established in Santorini in 1903 by Georgios Argyros, and today his great grandson Matthew Argyros continues the good work. Argyros is one of the best producers on the island, taking full advantage of its ...Learn more
“Appetisingly fresh, zippy nose: lime juice, pears and salty sea-spray. Beautifully fresh, dry and intense with incisive, but modulated, acidity and an elegantly textural feel. Fruit in the citrus spectrum. Palate goes on and on.”
“Smoky and mineral ... Herbal and stony. Then on the palate, stunning concentration of citrus and crushed stones. Essence of Santorini and Assyrtiko. Best vintage I have tasted of this particular wine but only just bottled so will be even better in another year.”