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Wines @ Fortezza 2024

Cretan Diet Festival

Get Ready to Savor the Finest Cretan Wines at Wines @ Fortezza!

Wine lovers are excited for the most extraordinary wine-tasting event of the year – Wines @ Fortezza, happening on June 21, 2023, from 7 PM to 11 PM. 

This incredible event promises to be a true celebration of Crete's rich winemaking heritage, offering a unique opportunity to delight themeselves in the island's most exquisite flavors and aromas.

Hosted by the Municipality of Rethymno and  local wine producers,  Wines @ Fortezza invites you to embark on a journey through the vineyards of Crete. 

Get ready to tantalize your senses with a diverse array of fresh, vibrant wines that capture the essence of this Mediterranean paradise. 

From crisp whites to full-bodied reds, you'll have the chance to taste new varieties and discover hidden gems that will leave you craving for more.

Cretan Diet Festival
Wines @ Fortezza

But this event isn't just about tasting,  it's about immersing yourself in the passion and craftsmanship behind each bottle. 

Meet and talk with the talented winemakers and learn about their techniques, and gain a deeper appreciation for the art of winemaking that has been perfected over generations.

Set against the stunning backdrop of the historic Fortezza venue, Wines @ Fortezza promises to be an unforgettable experience. 

Sip on your favorite vintages while soaking in the warm Cretan atmosphere, surrounded by the enchanting ambiance of this captivating location.


Don't miss this extraordinary opportunity to elevate your wine knowledge and indulge in the finest flavors that Crete has to offer. 
With a general entrance fee of just 10€, Wines @ Fortezza is an accessible and delightful way to celebrate the island's rich culinary heritage.

And if you can't get enough of the Cretan gastronomy, mark your calendars for the Cretan Diet Festival, taking place from July 1 to July 10, 2024. 
This weeklong celebration will immerse you in the vibrant food culture of Crete, featuring tasting events, cooking competitions, industry discussions, and educational activities that showcase the island's culinary traditions.

Stay tuned to the Cretan Diet Festival official website for more info and still-to-be-announced events.

City of Rethymno

You are invited to travel to areas, which are perhaps still unknown to the majority, and which are sometimes remote, but always magical and magnificent throughout the seasons. We recommend our visitors to see our picturesque villages through the eyes of the soul, try the Cretan cuisine, our wine and “tsikoudia”, participate in our revelries and festivities, but most importantly get to know our soul, our hospitality, the safe, untouched interior of the region, the other Rethymno.
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