Aegean islands, especially on Santorini. It covers about 65% of this volcanic island's plantings and is the base for the production of the Appellation of Origin (A.O.) Santorini. Its high acidity is sometimes ameliorated with the addition of Savatiano. The wines have a fruity taste and come in many styles.
a pinkish color. The German counterpart is Gerwutztraminer. This fine variety grows at high altitudes (600m) in central Peloponnese. The A.O. Mantinia has a distinct fruity bouquet with high acidity.