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"The King of Wines and the Wine of Kings"
Richard the LionheartCommandaria, the dessert wine from Cyprus, is ...
“The King of Wines and the Wine of Kings”
Richard the Lionheart
Commandaria, the dessert wine from Cyprus, is according to the Guinness Book of
Records, the oldest manufactured wine in the world, its origins traced back to the
8th century BC. Commandaria is a protected designation of origin (PDO) wine and
it is only produced in the commandaria region, a cluster of 14 villages in the Troodos
Commandaria has been continuously produced in the island since ancient times,
enjoyed through the centuries by the ancient Greeks, the Byzantines, the Crusaders,
by Knights and medieval Kings.
Taste Aes Ambelis and be a part of history.
Type: Late harvest, dessert wine. Grapes are also sun-dried for two weeks.
Grape Varieties: Xynisteri and Mavro from very old, low yielding vineyards.
Aging: In the barrel for 4 years.
Serving temperature: Best served at 14°C.
Complimentary Flavors: An after dinner drink. A suitable companion for desserts,
sweet fresh fruit, dried fruit and soft, mild cheese
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