Oenou Yi Winery
Situated between the hills of Afamis and Laona in Omodos village, the contemporary Oenou Yi Winery seamlessly combines state-of-the-art equipment and optimal winemaking practices to craft high-quality wines. Aspiring to produce exceptional wines, Oenou Yi Winery plays a significant role in upholding the tradition of passionate winemaking.
The vineyards of Ktima Vassiliades are dedicated to preserving Omodos' wine tradition while capitalizing on the area's unique altitude, which profoundly influences the development of the vineyards. Native Cypriot grape varieties such as Xynisteri, Maratheftiko, Giannoudi, along with international varieties like Shiraz, Merlot, and Cabernet Sauvignon, take center stage.
The vineyards, arranged amphitheatrically, delve deep into white limestone soils in pursuit of essential moisture. The rocky terrain imparts sought-after mineral notes to the wines. The fruits from these highland vineyards showcase distinct characteristics, boasting flavorful flesh, a rich structure, and intense acidity.
Oenou Yi Winery offers an immersive journey into the world of wine culture through guided tours and tastings in its meticulously designed facilities. The tasting room, an exquisitely crafted space, provides a truly exceptional experience to wine enthusiasts keen to acquaint themselves with the flavors of Cyprus's countryside.
A visit to Oenou Yi Winery is a must for wine and culture enthusiasts alike. Its vineyards, production units, tasting rooms, and gastronomic experiences provide a unique insight into the traditions and history of Cyprus's wine culture. Whether you are a seasoned wine connoisseur or a novice embarking on a wine exploration, Oenou Yi Winery promises an unparalleled discovery of the senses and an unforgettable cultural experience.