Wine knowledge training by Fikardos Winery, Ocean basket restaurant

Ocean Basket Wine Knowledge training by Fikardos Winery

Fikardos Winery was selected by Ocean Basket Cyprus to contact a Wine knowledge training program for all its waiters and ...
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Rainbow Grapes ? Véraison has arrived !!!

Véraison Véraison signals the start of ripening. Until this point our grapes where focused on getting bigger through cell division ...
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Cyprus wine knowledge quiz

Cyprus Wine Knowledge Quiz

How much do you really know about Cypriot wines? ...
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Decanter word wine awards for fikardos winery, Amalthia from Xynisteri and Alkisti from Chardonnay

Decanter World Wine Awards for Fikardos Winery

We are delighted to announce that two of our wines won a Decanter World Wine Award. Amalthia with 90 points ...
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Flowering at the vineyards and the intangible Maratheftiko problem.

Flowering is the process during which the pollination and fertilization of the grapevine happens. Each flower is a potential grape, ...
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Planting a new Mataro/Mourvedre Vineyard.

Mataro was first used by Mr. Theodoros Fikardos back in 1991 for Achilleas, his first red wine and later on ...
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Leonardo 2012, Fikardos Winery

Leonardo 2012 A wine that embodies our passion, love and skill towards red winemaking. The first Leonardo was produced back ...
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Cordon training system, Fikardos Winery illustration, Paphos, Cyprus

Pruning at Fikardos Vineyards, how and why do we do it?

Pruning is one of the most important tasks in the vineyard. If done right the quality of our grapes can ...
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Fikardos Cabernet Sauvignon, Pafos, Cyprus

Christmas Dinner wines, Fikardos Cabernet Sauvignon

A powerful, intense flavored wine from the region of Paphos. Deep ruby color with rich blackberry, black currant, dark cherry, ...
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Christmas Offer at the winery

For most of us Christmas is the biggest celebration of the year. Give your family and friends a unique gift ...
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Valentina, the first wine of 2016!!!

Valentina is the first wine of 2016! Our young and vibrant Valentina has become one of Cyprus favorite roses. Valentina’s ...
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How do we make sweet wine and how is Sunnama made?

Wines according to their sugar content can be categorized as dry, semi-dry, semi-sweet and sweet. During alcoholic fermentation the yeast ...
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The Harvest Finishes with Maratheftiko.

We finish this year’s harvest with Maratheftiko, one of the most talked about grape varieties in Cyprus. Despite our early ...
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Xinisteri and Maratheftiko the last grapes to harvest.

We have entered the final stage of the 2016 harvest. After receiving all the international grapes (shiraz, cabernet sauvignon, chardonnay…) ...
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Organic Mataro Harvest

We are already halfway into the harvest season. Yesterday morning the team finished harvesting our organic Mataro vineyards in Pano ...
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The importance of skin contact in winemaking

At Fikardos winery we produce a medium sweet rose wine called Valentina and medium sweet red wine called Iasonas. Both ...
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The Harvest has Started!

During the weekend we received our first grapes for 2016. Chardonnay is always the first grape to harvest. Fikardos winery ...
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Measuring sugar levels for Chardonnay and Semillon (Behind the scenes)

Deciding when to harvest the grapes is one of the most important decisions a winemaker has to make. The quality ...
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Véraison: Our grapes are changing color !

Véraison is undauntedly one of the most beautiful times to visit a vineyard. During this period our grapes change color ...
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Wine Pairing: Halloumi and Watermelon

Chances are, if you live in Cyprus, you have most certainly tried this amazing summer combination. The classic Halloumi (cold) ...
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Ocean Basket Wine Knowledge training by Fikardos Winery

Ocean Basket Fikardos Winery was requested by Ocean Basket to begin a series of training programs for all Ocean Basket ...
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Fruit Set !

Our grapevines in Pano Arodes village are currently at the fruit set stage. Fruit set comes after the flowering/pollination period ...
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Focus on Spourtiko

Spourtiko is a very rare Cypriot white grape variety that represents only 0.2% of cultivated vineyards on the island and ...
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Why are Magnum bottles better? Magnum size bottles for Maratheftiko, Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

Fikardos Winery has launched a limited amount of Magnum bottles for Shiraz 2014, Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 and Maratheftiko 2014. Be ...
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Fikardos Winery April Events

Upcoming events of Fikardos Winery 8th April Presentation - Fair of Cyprus Wines, Famagusta The Wine Club of Famagusta is ...
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Maratheftiko is awake !!!

Maratheftiko is an indigenous red grape variety that has been grown in Cyprus for thousands of years. Maratheftiko still represents ...
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The role of mustard in organic vineyards

If you have visited the mountains of Cyprus during spring then you have definitely noticed the wonderful yellow veil covering ...
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What wine should we drink this Tsiknopempti ?

The best way to accompany red meat during a barbecue is with red wine. The tannins we find in red ...
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Wines of the Week in Sunday Mail newspaper !

Three of our wines where selected as wines of the week in last weeks Sunday Mail newspaper. Read more about ...
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Valentine’s Weekend Wine-tasting at Begonia Garden Centre.

Fikardos Winery in collaboration with Begonia Garden Center are organizing a special Valentines event. Taste our wines and discover many ...
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The top 10 Funniest Valentine’s competition answers.

Our Valentine's competition has come to an end, we asked you: What is the funniest compliment he/she has ever told ...
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Valentine’s Day Competition. Win a one night stay for two at 5 star hotel Coral Beach Hotel & Resort. By Fikardos Winery

Valentine's Day Competition. Win a one night stay for two at 5 star hotel Coral Beach Hotel & Resort. By ...
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Fikardos Wine Tasting at Fellos Wine bar !

Join us this Wednesday 13th of January at Fellos Wine Bar in Nicosia and try some of our finest wines! ...
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Snow in our Shiraz vineyards !

Winter has arrived at our Shiraz vineyards in Pano Arodes village. The leaves have finally fallen, soon we will start ...
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Upcoming Fikardos Wine-tasting events

Fikardos wine-tasting event at Agrovino wine shop/bar. Our guests can try first the fresh and rare 2015 Fikardos Spourtiko, the ...
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Fikardos Winery Wine -Tasting this Friday!

Fikardos winery Wine tasting at Bariz Kafe in Paphos. Among the wines to taste are the new 2013 Maratheftiko and ...
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Christmas Gift ideas at Fikardos Winery

Wine Baskets Create your own Christmas gift basket . This beautiful basket includes our lightly oaked Chardonnay Xilogefiro and the ...
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Fikardos Winery Christmas Offers

Discover our amazing Christmas offers ! Some of the wines included are extremely rare and will only be available for ...
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Sushi & MAKI Festival at Gold Sakura Japanese Restaurant

Cyprus Food & Wine Club in assosiation with Gold Sakura Japanese Restaurant organizing in Paphos the First Sushi & MAKI ...
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Birthday cake Valentina

An amazing birthday cake idea from our friend Maria !!! Thank you to everyone for your love and support, we ...
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Why are oak barrels important and why do we still use them?

The oldest illustration of a barrel is an ancient drawing in the tomb of Hesi-Re (also known as the "Chief ...
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Pictures from the submersion of Cypriot wines and the art exhibition

The wine bottles where first given a number which represents which winery and what grape variety is in the bottle ...
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Immersion of Cypriot wine in the sea, Preparation

Tomorrow Saturday 14th of November at 11:00 am more than 200 wines from all Cyprus will be submerged under water ...
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Cyprus Food & Wine Club wine-tasting

The Cyprus Food & Wine Club, wine and cheese event was a big success. We would like to thank everyone ...
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Cypriot Wines in Poland.

Last Thursday five Cyprus wineries including Fikardos Winery participated together in a special Cypriot wine-tasting event in Poland. The event ...
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Fikardos Winery November Events

Wine & Cheese Tasting Experience The event is organised by the Cyprus Food & Wine Club. Visitors will have the ...
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Fikardos Winery October events

23rd of October 2015 <<The Wine event>> Traditional Coffee Shop Chovoli If you love Wine, cheese and music then join ...
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Charity event at Fikardou Village, SUNDAY 11 OCTOBER, Starting time 11:00 am

For the third year Fikardou Village invites you to travel back in time and enjoy a true Cypriot traditional experience ...
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The 2015 Harvest has come to an end.

The 2015 Harvest has come to an end. As always it was a very busy period with a lot of ...
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Xinisteri, the last grape variety to harvest.

We are approaching the end of this year’s harvest. Xinisteri is the last grape variety we harvest from our own ...
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Giannoudi grape variety, Cyprus indigenous grape

The first Giannoudi Harvest

Fikardos Winery planted tree years ago the first Giannoudi grapes vines in Choulou village, this is the first year we ...
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It’s the second year we harvest our young Organic Mataro Vineyard and things seem to go very well. Mataro/Mourvèdre was ...
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The harvest starts with the world famous Chardonnay….

The harvest starts with the world famous Chardonnay. All our Chardonnay grapes come from the nearby villages Kili and Letimpou ...
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We proceed with the harvest of Semillon

We proceed with the harvest of Semillon, a white grape variety used in our Amalthia and Katerina wines (Xinisteri-Semillon). All ...
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Harvesting our Organic Shiraz vineyards

The harvest continues with Shiraz grapes. Fikardos Winery’s organic Shiraz vineyards are located at an altitude of 600 meters above ...
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The magic of Veraison !

It’s that magic time of the year when our vineyards are flooded with colors. Our grapes are changing color which ...
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When will Xinisteri grapes be ready?

It’s been 42 days since the first blooming (flowering) at our Xinisteri vineyards in Choulou village. At the moment our ...
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Work at Fikardos Vineyards, July 2015

We continue our work at the vineyards by removing the leaves around the grapes (fruit zone). Removing leaves sounds a ...
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Green Apple Xinisteri Sorbet

Ingredients: 4 Green apples, cored 4 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 4 tablespoons white sugar 3/4 cup Xinisteri 1/2 cup Apple ...
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Wine Cork Christmas Decoration

Throughout the year most of us drink quite a lot of wine but does anyone of you keep the corks? ...
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How do we make semi-sweet Wines?

Semi-Sweet wines are not made by adding sugar in dry wines, they are wines that contain natural sugar within them ...
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How do we make Rose wine?

Rose wine consumption has increased dramatically over the years with world consumption expected to rise by 7.5% in 2015. In ...
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