PGI Velventos (ΠΓΕ Βελβεντό)

In the district of Kozani, in western Macedonia’s southern part, the PGI Velventos (ΠΓΕ Βελβεντό) zone (est. 2000) is defined by the boundaries of the municipal area of the same name.

Situated in the southwestern part of the Kozani district, the Velventos area is mainly known for its fruit and extensive orchards. In recent years, however, winegrowing has also been showing impressive growth, with vineyards perched on the area’s tranquil hillsides, overlooking the artificial lake of Polyfyto, and nestled in an especially charming setting.

Types of wines:
• White dry
• Dry rosé
• Red dry
Varieties:
White Wines: Batiki, Roditis, Assyrtiko, Malagousia, Chardonnay
Red Wines: Xinomavro, Moschomavro, Limniona, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Cabernet Franc.
Rosé wines: Roditis, Xinomavro, Moschomavro, Limniona, Merlot, Syrah, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon.