More arrivals from Greece

Foivos Barcarola

Some new discoveries are among the Greek treasures most recently washed up on Julia's tasting table.

Writing about wines from a particular country or region often seems to trigger a snowball effect. There are some producers, Alpha Estate and Lyrarakis, for example, who regularly send me their new vintages. But after we published Arrivals from Greece earlier this year, I had the chance to taste several new wines from UK importer Hallgarten & Novum, whose buying director Steve Daniel is described on their website as ‘The ex-Oddbins buyer … famed with introducing Greek and Chilean wine to the UK’. I am...