Our new white wine Alba Dómina won a gold medal at the International Wine Competition "Gilbert & Gaillard 2022"!

Nine new gold medals have been added to our cellar collection, honouring our wines, granted by the international wine contest Gilbert & Gaillard 2022. Among them is the first Gold Medal for our…


Decanter Awards: Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades among the Cypriot wineries awarded by the world’s greatest competition

Among 14,857 entries, Decanter Awards, the world’s greatest and most important competition, has awarded six medals for Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades’ wines, thus certifying their quality! Decanter…


On Sunday, 19 June find us at ‘Wine-Flavors of Cyprus’ at Limassol

We would love to see you this Sunday, 19 June, at Limassol’s Old Port Square from 18:00 until 22:00. Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades participates in ‘Wine-Flavors of Cyprus’, where we will proudly be…


What is wine? | #3 Grape cultivation

As we have already discussed in previous articles (see here and here), before wine becomes wine is grapes! Grapes is a favourite summer fruit; black and white grapes is the fruit of the vine, which…


What is wine? | #2 Alcoholic fermentation

As we’ve learnt in the previous article What is wine? | #1 Grape’s anatomy, wine is grape juice and its colour, flavours and aromas are first and foremost affected by the fruit itself. However,…


What is wine? | #1 Grape’s anatomy

What is wine? Where does it come from and what do we need to know in order to comprehend its production and its route from the vineyard to our wine glass? Wine is of course grape juice; we could…


Chocolate and Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades wine: The perfect taste pairing for Valentine’s Day

Lovers’ day is approaching! Is there a better idea than putting together a night that includes wine and chocolate for you and your partner? Sounds cliché? Maybe! Nevertheless, it depends on how you…


#Wineandmovies | Three wine-themed movies for wine lovers

We’ll never get tired of arguing that wine is so much more that just an alcoholic drink; it is a beverage with history, culture and identity. That’s why wine is a perfect choice to watch any movie…


Spend a day exploring the enchanting village of Omodos!

As if it was entrusted into the hands of God, Omodos, the wonderful wine village of Limassol district, is an ideal destination for all ages and tastes, all year round. Gaining particular popularity…


New Summer Hours at “Playia” Restaurant of “Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades”

With new summer hours “Playia” restaurant welcomes you at “Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades” winery, giving you the chance to enjoy your meal under the starry night with the beautiful view of Omodos…


Xinisteri at a glance

Xinisteri is one of the most characteristic indigenous varieties of Cyprus and the most cultivated. It is a white, versatile variety that can be combined with other varieties and produces…