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Domaine Paterianakis

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On a cold winters day my husband and I went to a wine tasting at the Paterianakis winery. We were... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2019

This could not disappoint. Beautiful vineyard in the cretian mountains run by sisters. So very... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
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The Domaine Paterianakis is located in a semi-mountainous area of an approximate altitude 650 m, near to the "Melesses" village of the Municipality of Nikos Kazantzakis of Heraklion Prefecture on Crete Island. The wider region of "Peza", where the...more
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Heraklion, Crete 71003, Greece
+30 697 768 1727
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Reviewed January 4, 2019

On a cold winters day my husband and I went to a wine tasting at the Paterianakis winery. We were very appreciative that they were willing to offer a tasting just for the two of us. Lovely wines, lovely company, we were very privileged to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

This could not disappoint. Beautiful vineyard in the cretian mountains run by sisters. So very friendly and helpful. We learnt so much about the different wines. Certainly the highlight of our trip. We hired a car to make the journey from Heraklion port for the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 454natalieb
Reviewed September 26, 2018

This impressive female-run business focuses on making organic wine just outside of the city of Heraklion. Since we did not have a rental car and could not find a wine tour, it felt a bit like a gamble to pick one winery and pay a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank RMWanderlust
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Firstly the setting is magnificent, set high on a hill and overlooking the valley and vineyards. It is an organic winery and the range of white wines is impressive, with the unoaked Vidiano particularly good. Emma Paterianakis was a most helpful host and as the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Had a very entertaining and informative time at this small winery. The host was most hospitable, the wine was well presented and delicious. Had a lovely time learning all about their particular wine making process and enjoyed hearing about their journey. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank amandstephenson
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We went with Caspar from Vintage routes Crete. The winery is set right in the middle of beautiful rolling hills. We got a tour of the facility by the owner. Our tasting was done by 2 of his 3 daughters that are now the wine...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank loudini56
Reviewed August 31, 2018

This modern, well-run winery, designed by the owner, a civil engineer, is very tour-friendly. One of his 3 daughters "Niki" was our guide. She is a chemical engineer, another sister is a civil engineer, and the 3rd is an oeneological engineer with a degree in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Excellent experience. Sofia, our hostess, was wonderful. Lunch served was delicious. The cost was reasonably priced.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tony B
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful location, excellent wines and friendly athmosphere! Easy to reach by own car. We visited the winery before going to the Knossos palace.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PiiaH52
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

The winery was the first with organic wines in Crete. I found it more by accident cause the sign at the road is very small. But it is worth to take a break here. I got a very warm welcome from Niki. She really explained...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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January 10, 2019|
Response from Quest775446 | Reviewed this property |
We phoned them in advance and made appointment. They were very accommodating.
June 22, 2017|
Response from Domaine P | Property representative |
hello, thank you for your interest.there are buses from Iraklion but for some specific times..send us an email at info@paterianakis.gr
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August 31, 2016|
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Response from Domaine P | Property representative |
yes! 10:00 to 15:00 are you interested?
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