Santorini is considered being one of the most famous Greek islands because of its beautiful sunset, its imposing volcanic landscapes and is picturesque Cycladic architecture. Nevertheless, Santorini is also one of the most important wine destinations of the world. You see, due to its volcanic soil Santorini is home to some exquisite varieties of grapes. In this article we have created a list with the best Santorini Wineries for those who are keen on viticulture and the fine wines of the island.
Pentosans Winery is located on the settlement of Megalochori, having a breathtaking view on the Aegean Sea. It actually seems as if it hangs from the caldera cliffs. The reason behind its unconventional architecture hides to its limited access to electricity back in 1947. The design of Venetsanos Winery was a mechanic breakthrough for its time as it leveraged the power of gravity in order to produce enough energy for the wine production.
Nowadays, visitors of the winery can admire the rich wine tradition of Venetsanos Family, taking a tour in the corridors of the winery and following step by step the wine production stages. After that they will have the chance to taste some of the most famous labels of the winery accompanied by tasteful local delicacies.