The Wine Library at Hotel Grande Bretagne in Athens

By Journey to Greece on April 16, 2018

A new venue opens its doors to wine connoisseurs in the center of Athens. We proudly introduce you to a unique setting, The Wine Library, located at the mezzanine of GB Corner at Hotel Grande Bretagne. A distinct “library”, showcasing all of the 3.500 wine labels of the historic hotel. The impressive 19th century table, serves for private wine tastings and unique wine pairing meetings, while the wines are stored to the appropriate temperature within the eye-catching, glassy showcase.

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Let the Head Sommelier of the Hotel Grande Bretagne in Athens, Evangelos Psofidis, introduce you to indigenous Greek and international varieties, as well as propose the wine that exclusively responds to your taste preferences.

Wine Library Story hotel grande bretagne athens

It would be a miss if we did not mention that the legendary hotel will officially open the doors of its Wine Library to another series of Wine Stories that will take place every month. Wine Journeys, Legends of the Wine industry and Food Pairing workshops would be just few of the many events to come. On Thursday, 26 of April, the Wine Library will host the very first “Wine Legends of the World” with great honor. See more about The Wine Stories 2018 by The Wine Library here.

Wine Library Story

The hotel’s Sommelier together with the awarded Executive Chef, Asterios Koustoudis welcome their international guests and create the most memorable journey through rare tastes & aromas. During a unique wine tasting experience, the international guest wine producer will guide the oenophiles of that evening through the deepest wine secrets, while Chef Koustoudis will perfectly seal their night with the finest gastronomic creations that will harmonically accompany these rare flavors.

The Events

GREEK WINES MASTERCLASSES

Participants: Minimum 4, maximum 14 people

Duration: 40 minutes

Cost: €45 per person

When: Every Thursday, 18:00 – 19:00

Reservations: Please call us at (+30) 210 3330 766

Explore the Greek Wines Masterclasses menu >

MEET THE SOMMELIER

Meet our Head Sommelier, Evangelos Psofidis, and enhance your knowledge for wine while savouring a glass of your preferred variety.

When: Every day except Thursdays, 17:00 – 18:00

Cost: €5 per glass

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WINE LEGENDS OF THE WORLD | “Chateau de Beaucastel; Decoding a Μyth”

The hotel’s Head Sommelier together with the awarded Executive Chef, Asterios Koustoudis welcome their international guests and create the most memorable journey through rare tastes & aromas.

When: Thursday, April 26 | 20.30-22.30

Cost: €150 per person

For additional information, please call us at 210 3330 393

Wine Library Story

GB CORNER GIFTS & FLAVORS, ATHENS
www.gbcorner.gr

Located At Hotel Grande Bretagne, Syntagma Square, Athens
info.gb@luxurycollection.com

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