“Giouvetsi”: Greek beef and orzo casserole #OÍKADE

Classic, delicious, traditional recipe for beef giouvetsi casserole. Brilliantly served with a glass of OÍKADE Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades; a wine made of the indigenous variety Giannoudi. Enjoy!……


Christmas gifts: 5 reasons why wine is the ultimate gift for the holidays

Christmas is getting closer and if you are looking for the perfect gift to impress, then the safest choice is – of course – wine! At Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades we have prepared 22 unique gift basket…


Pappardelle pasta with cream and mushrooms #WhiteMelody

The deliciousness and simplicity of this recipe, makes for a dish that guarantees enjoyment at any given time of the day. Pair this meal with a glass of White Melody by Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades…


Spiced pumpkin soup with coconut milk #ThaleróWhite

Pumpkin soup is probably the most popular and favorite soup to have during the fall season. Easy to make, sweet and velvety, it’s very hard to resist! Pair it with our very own semi-sweet…


Deputy Ministry of Tourism awards Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades with a certification mark by the Taste Cyprus Delightful Journeys

Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades was awarded by the Deputy Ministry of Tourism for its contribution to the development and promotion of Cypriot Gastronomy by receiving the Taste Cyprus Delightful Journeys…


Alba Dómina wins Grand Gold award from the Mondial Des Vins Extrêmes wine competition

The newest white wine of our winery, Alba Dómina, has received the highest distinction, Grande Medaille d’Or, at the international wine competition Mondial Des Vins Extrêmes in Italy for 2022. The…


Oenou Yi - Ktima Vassiliades receives five awards at the AWC Vienna International Wine Challenge!

Once again, our winery has been awarded by the demanding and internationally recognized AWC Vienna wine challenge. After a tasting procedure among thousands of wines, AWC has awarded 5 prizes to our…


Beef pasta with tomato sauce #PenteLitháriaRedDry

The new wine of Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades is here, and has found its place next to the wine Pente Lithária White Dry wine. This is a wine with a remarkably deep purple colour and purple highlights,…


La vie en Rosé Oenou Yi Wine… 4 + 1 recipes to enjoy Autumn with #PlayiáRoséDry and #Rodámbelo

Rosé wine may be associated with Spring because of its colors, however, it is a wonderful choice for any season and even more so for autumn, when the temperature is neither too high nor too low.…


Praise and recognition at an international scale for Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades, with two gold medals in one of the most prestigious wine contests in Asia!

It is with great pleasure that we announce that our wine selection has been awarded gold medals by one of the most prestigious contests in Asia! The internationally acclaimed contest Asia Wine…


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…


Grilled sea bream with potato fries #AlbaDómina

The ‘grill’ may sound like a difficult process, but this particular recipe comes to reassure you of the exact opposite! So, light your fire and make the easiest recipe for grilled sea bream, with…


Double chocolate muffins #ThaleróRed

Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades’ new Thaleró Red pairs perfectly with sweet muffins and chocolate tarts. So, we combined the two of them in a single dessert and we present to you the most delicious…


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…


Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades wins six out of 44 gold medals and a Special Distinction for OÍKADE at the 13th Cyprus Wine Competition

Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades acquired six gold medals and a special distinction for OÍKADE – the red indigenous variety Yiannoudi – at the 13th Cyprus Wine Competition, proving, yet again, that hard…


Gold Medals for the Cypriot Varieties of Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades Commandaria and Geróklima at the 22nd Thessaloniki International Wine and Spirits Competition

For the 4th consecutive year, our participation in the 22nd Thessaloniki International Wine and Spirits Competition was rewarded with 10 medals. Renowned tasters from Greece and abroad,…


Lemon, basil, shrimp fettuccine #PremiumXinisteri

A delicious pasta recipe with simple ingredients and Mediterranean flavor. A plate that combines in harmony with a glass of a Premium Xinisteri. Ingredients: 500gr fettuccine 800gr shrimps 2…


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…


Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades awarded four medals at Zarcillo 2021 International Competition as proof of our commitment to quality wine

As the wines of Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades are being established internationally, our winery is especially proud of four more awards won at the prestigious international competition Zarcillo 2021.…


Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades’ Commandaria wins the only Gold medal for Cypriot wine at the 21st Thessaloniki International Wine and Spirits Competition

Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades’ Commandaria has added yet another gold medal to its quiver of success! Our Commandaria was the only wine to win a gold medal among the Cypriot entries in the 21st…