Greece and beyond – tasting notes


A tasting organised in London by Greek wine specialist Eclectic Wines and retailer Theatre of Wine went seriously and profitably off piste. See also Greek promise.

Mary Pateras of Eclectic Wines and Daniel Illsley co-operated to their mutual advantage on a mid-January tasting at 67 Pall Mall to showcase mainly Greek wines but also some of Daniel's trouvailles from Eastern Europe. Eclectic is an importer while Theatre of Wine has three shops in London and also supplies quite a few restaurants, so can funnel Eclectic's all-Greek collection into retail and on-trade channels. To put this from a consumer's point...