Greece

‘High potential’ for Greek wines in UK

The potential for Greek wines in the UK is high with original, indigenous varieties and an eclectic winemaking scene making for an intriguing mix.

Metaxa’s adventurous new spirit

Geoffrey Dean reports on Greek spirit brand Metaxa's bold move to recruit South African adventurer Mike Horn as its new brand ambassador.

Heineken fined £25m for 15-year abuse of Greek market

A Greek brewery has filed a €100 million lawsuit against Heineken's Greek subsidiary, Athenian Brewery, after it was fined £25m for abuse of the market over a 15-year period, squeezing out competitors through exclusivity agreements.

Strange tales: Raphael and the wine barrel

The great Renaissance painter Raphael, who died on this day in 1520, has a persistent legend surrounding him that he first sketched one of his most famous paintings on the bottom of a wine barrel.

Greece in pictures

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db Eats: Vinoteca Chiswick

November 19th, 2013

Greek harvest looks promising

September 23rd, 2013

Greece in pictures

September 23rd, 2013

The week in pictures

September 13th, 2013

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September 12th, 2013

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