Tag: Imathia

People during celebration of Orthodox Easter

Oinos¹ and the Easter Feast

Yes, Easter… A thrilling time of the year. It’s perhaps because I was brought up in this land that I find Easter celebration even more vibrant here, in the Balkan area. From unknown parishes to the largest cities, generations of Orthodox Christians flock to the churches on the […]

Ktima Kir-Yianni Diaporos 2011

PGI Imathia, Macedonia, Greece Medium garnet fading towards the rim. Intense nose of red cherry, sour cherry, blackberry, strong spices – black pepper, ripe tomatoes, sweet spices – cinnamon. Oak is obvious and perfectly integrated – cedar, smoke. Not as complex as I was hoping – some meaty […]