WHEN GARY VAYNERCHUK POLLED Facebook friends for the next wine to receive coverage in his new show, The Daily Grape, Wines of Santorini friends sprung into action. They crushed the competition, beating out California Pinot Noirs, Riesling or a vertical tasting of a TBD variety.
Garnering 188 votes‚ more than 50 percent of those cast, Assyrtiko took its rightful place in Episode #28. “Gary Vee” said the wine has tremendous potential to be a world player, with great pedigrees and the scores to match.
What he tasted: 2010 Gaia Estate Assyrtiko Wild Ferment and 2009 Argyros Assyrtiko