Appellation in the Larissa district in the region Thessaly, The vineyards cover around 450 hectares of vineyards on calcareous soil in the municipalities of Ambelákia, Kraniá, Piryetós and Rapsani. They are located at 400 to 700 meters above sea level on Mount Ossa at the southeastern foot of the mountain and "Götterberg" Olymp with the highest peak in Mytikas (2918 m). The dry expanded POP red wine becomes from the grape variety Xinomavro, Traffic light kiotiko ( Krassato ) and Stavroto vinified. Well-known producers are Dougos Winery. Katsaros and Tsantali,
The red grape variety comes from Greece, Synonyms are Krasata and Krasato. The parentage is unknown. The late ripening, productive vine is susceptible to real ones mildew, It produces spicy, alcohol-rich red wines with moderate tannins and acidity. The variety is grown in the region Thessaly at the foot of Mount Olympus, where they are with the varieties Stavroto and Xinomavro in POP red wine Rapsani is permitted, as well as in Macedonia grown. The acreage in 2010 was 52 hectares (Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books...
The red grape variety comes from Greece, Synonyms are Ampelakiotiko, Ampelakiotiko Mavro and Stavromavro. The parentage is unknown. The medium to late ripening vine produces spicy red wines with moderate alcohol and acidity. It will be in the region Thessaly Cultivated at the foot of Mount Olympus, where they are cultivated with the varieties Krassato and Xinomavro in POP red wine Rapsani is allowed. In 2010, 11 hectares of vineyards were reported with a downward trend; ten years earlier it was 104 hectares (Kym Anderson ).