Our wine selection ranges from Cretan indigenous grapes, like Vidiano and Liatiko, to a variety of luscious international reds and whites.
YAMAS Wine Tasting at the Cellar of Douloufakis Winery
Why people love coming
to Douloufakis Winery
Douloufakis winery is located just a few kilometers away from Heraklion city, the capital of Crete Island. They enjoy the route, surrounded by hills with olive trees and vineyards.
This winery is a specialist of Vidiano and Liatiko grapes, two of the most ancient cretan grape varieties.
Whether they are simple wine lovers or specialized sommeliers, they all learn something more here. Everyone enjoys the quality wines, as well as our cretan authentic hospitality!
ESTATE WINE TASTING
Location of TastingIndoor activity
The wine tasting is offered at the cellar of Douloufakis Winery, in the village of Dafnes.
Six selected wines and cretan rusks are included.
Optionally, you can order "TERPSIS", an accompanying platter of traditional cretan cheeses and cold cuts, enough for 2 people.
Wine Tasting GuideGuided Tasting
Brief intro to the Cretan Vineyard and Cretan Wines.
A certified Wine Professional will provide you the wine tasting of the selected Douloufakis Wines.
Additional infoKids friendly
Kids are hosted for free at the wine Tasting Room and are provided printed activities and toys.
Infant seats available.
Stroller & wheelchair accessible tasting room.
Car parking available.
WHAT OUR VISITORS SAY ABOUT "YAMAS" WINE TASTING
Really a very nice experience! Very knowledgeable guide, lots of wine to taste, just a 30 minutes taxi ride from Heraklion, one of our best wine tasting experiences (and we have had MANY) ever. We also found some of their wines back in the US!
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Very nice wine tasting and VERY friendly welcome and explanation! A must of you visit Crete! If you have kids: they have toys for all Ages 😉 Thank you!
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Wonderful and interesting. We loved the tour and the very modern equipment, and they were patient, accommodating and helpful with the kids 😊 needless. The wines were outstanding.
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We produce and bottle our wines using state-of-the-art technology and suitably trained staff. We produce 20 different wines, mainly dry ones, but also medium-sweet, natural sweet and sparkling.
DISCOVER THE WINES
A few words about the quality
of Douloufakis wines
Wine is the alcoholic beverage made with the fermented juice of grapes. The grapes are crafted by hands from our own and partner vineyards, in Dafnes vine region. The terroir of our region is characterized of limestone soil and the prevailing microclimate is considered ideal for producing high quality grapes.