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,…


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…


Christmas gifts: 4 + 1 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 30 unique gift basket…


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…


Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades at the largest catering exhibition HORECA-Gastronomia Expo | November 5-7, Nicosia State Fair

Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades will participate in the professional catering exhibition in Cyprus, from 5 to 7 November at the Cyprus State Fair in Nicosia! HORECA-Gastronomia Expo has been held on a…


AWC Vienna awards Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades with two gold medals

Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades’ wines have been distinguished in the AWC Vienna competition, the largest officially recognised wine competition in the world. The competition itself is one of the…


#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…


Cypriot Product Promotion Award 2020 for Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades Zivania at the Cyprus Eating Awards

Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades Zivania has won a Cypriot Product Promotion Award for 2020 in the largest gastronomic institution of Cyprus, the Cyprus Eating Awards, organised by Check In. Oenou Yi –…


Mondial des Vins Extrêmes 2021 international competition awards Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades’ wines for the third consecutive year

Mondial des Vins Extrêmes 2021, one of the most prestigious international wine competitions awarded Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades’ wines for the third consecutive year. Oenou Yi Commandaria was…


Playia restaurant now open on weekdays

We are pleased to announce that the Playia restaurant at Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades winery is now open on weekdays! Enjoy our fine wines or your coffee, alongside our unique platters every Monday…


15 of August at Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades and Playia restaurant

Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades and Playia restaurant will be open and happy to welcome you on 15 August 2021! Visit us and taste our unique wine and extraordinary dishes! For information and…


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…


Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades wins gold for the Commandaria and silver for the Zivania at the London Wine and London Spirits Competitions 2021

Oenou Yi-Ktima Vassiliades’ wines and spirits were once again awarded and highlighted for their quality in two of the most prestigious international competitions! The London Wine Competition is an…


Playia restaurant’s Degustación Menú

Playia restaurant welcomes you with a renewed mood! Focusing on the tasting process and gastronomic experiences, the specialised team of Playia restaurant created a Menú Degustación, offering a…


April 1st at Playia Restaurant of Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades

Playia restaurant and Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades winery will be open on April 1st, celebrating the national commemoration of the EOKA struggle for freedom! We look forward to welcoming you at our…


Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades honours the 200th anniversary of 1821 with a commemorative wine

Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades celebrates the bicentennial of the Greek Revolution by bottling a white and a red wine in commemoration of the 1821 fighters. The commemorative Oenou Yi – Ktima…


March 25th at Playia Restaurant of Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades

Playia restaurant and Oenou Yi – Ktima Vassiliades winery will be open on March 25th, celebrating the 200-year anniversary of the Greek Revolution! We are looking forward to seeing you at our…