Mandilari, Vidiano, Assyrtiko, Liatiko, Malvasia di Candia Aromatica, Chardonnay, Syrah
DIAMANTAKIS winery was founded in 2007 by the family members of Nikolaos G. Diamantakis: Ioannis, Michalis and Zacharias. The first two ones, are third-generation vine-growers who have extensive experience in viticulture and are in charge of the winery’s vineyards; whereas Zacharias, having studied oenology, is involved in the process of winemaking and promoting the wine.
The winery is a new, modern producer of quality wines in Crete. It is located southwest of the city of Heraklion in the heart of the province Malevizi, outside the village of Kato Assites and the historic Monastery of St. George Gorgolaini, in the eastern foothills of Psiloritis at an altitude of 450 meters.
The region has a long history in vine cultivation and the production of wines and spirits.
Owner: Diamantakis family
Winemaker: Zacharias Diamantakis
Varietals planted: Mandilari, Vidiano, Assyrtiko, Liatiko, Malvasia di Candia Aromatica, Chardonnay, Syrah
Total acres: 37 acres
Winery production: 140.000 bottles
News and Awards
Diamantopetra White, Silver medal
Diamantopetra White 2019 was included also in the list of Wines of the Year 2020!
Challenge International du Vin
Prinos White 2020, Gold medal
Challenge International du Vin 2021
Diamantopetra Red 2017, Silver medal
50 Great Greek Wines - Synchronic Excellence
JuliaHarding ΜW rates Diamantakis Petali Liatiko 2019 with