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Kurtes

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Zaros, Crete 70002, Greece
+30 697 821 8466
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Hidden gem in the heart of Zaros

We only found this place as a result of it being well reviewed on Tripadvisor. It is easy to miss... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2017
Eoin M
Very friendly staff member

I happened upon the Kurtes factory by chance and was welcomed by the staff member there. She gave... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2017
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Welcome to our factory. Inside our factory there is a shopping corner where you can find and buy our excellent Cretan products such as extra virgin olive oil (glass or can), carob tea, carob syrup, pure essential oils, Cretan herbs, honey, marmelade and green soap.
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Zaros, Crete 70002, Greece
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+30 697 821 8466
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Reviewed August 6, 2017

We only found this place as a result of it being well reviewed on Tripadvisor. It is easy to miss as it is outside the town.However I would strongly advise a visit. We dropped in looking for some gift souvenirs to take back home with...More

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Nikos D, Ιδιοκτήτης at Kurtes, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2017

Dear Eoin, We are really glad you found us and hope you had nice time in our place in Zaros. Thank you for your nice and kind comment. Kind Regards Nikos

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Reviewed August 5, 2017

I happened upon the Kurtes factory by chance and was welcomed by the staff member there. She gave me samples of their products to try before I purchased from their factory shop.

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Nikos D, Ιδιοκτήτης at Kurtes, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2017

Dear Mrs. Gret, Thank you for your kind comments. Hope you liked our products. Kind Regards Nikos

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Reviewed May 27, 2017

Was nice to see people having passion for what they do and very friendly atmosphere. Great variety of local products - essential oils, honey, raki, olive oil, herbs and jams. Our 7 month old kiddo loved the place and father-daughter family that owned the place.

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Nikos D, Manager at Kurtes, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2017

It is also pleasure for us to have such a great visitors as you. We really hope to see you again soon in our place. Kind Regards Nikos

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Reviewed January 27, 2017

Last summer i went to the village named Zaros, there at the lake i asked about were i coud find some herbs and spices but homemade not from a super market , they told me to go to a person that he had herbs .....More

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Nikos D, Owner at Kurtes, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2017

Dear Ms. Eva, Thank you for your kind comment. It is pleasure for us to have also local visitors. It means to much for us that people of Crete prefer and like our products. We hope to see you again in our place soon.

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Reviewed December 6, 2016

I have visited many times the factory of Doulgerakis family. It is located in Zaros, a village not very far from the city of Heraklion. Every time i visit the place they are happy and hospitable. Mr. Nikos and his daughter Elina can happily show...More

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Nikos D, Owner at Kurtes, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2016

Thank you Petros. You are always welcome to our place as all guests. Winter is also a great time for visiting Zaros. Hope to see you very soon.

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