Evharis Estate - Winery Visit - Megara
1st May 2009
NOTE: This winery holds a festival every 1st May and every September.
Due to the holiday traffic on the 1st May, if traveling late morning
the Kifissias Ave > Attiki Odos > National Road > Megara trip takes about 1 1/2 hours.
Taking the National Road from the centre of Athens takes about 3 hours.
Map from the winery website: http://www.evharis.gr
GPS/Google Earth Location: 38 02' 22.99'' N, 23 14' 07.69'' E
Satellite image of the Evharis Estate
Hours of opening: Monday - Friday 9-5pm
Saturday-Sunday - by arrangement only
View when entering the Estate from the car park
Wine storage vats
(Coke Dealer & Doggie Style sampling)
Cook The Fook checks out the oak barrels
View inside a stainless steel vat - looking upwards
(it was a bit of a squeeze getting inside)
Wine Bottling Machine
Doggie Style & Coke Dealer demonstrate "treading grapes" in the grape treading area
(Visitors can tread grapes here at the festival in September)
Panoramic view of the picturesque courtyard
Panoramic photo of the vineyards
The vineyard's wine on display - for sale
Coke Dealer & Doggie Style (+ Mad Dog) starting early
Soon joined by Cook The Fook & Bride of Derekula
Lunch time - Souvlaki & sausage about to be served.
Later, on the upper balcony ...still drinking wine
Panoramic view from the upper balcony - mountains in the distance
Looking down into the courtyard
Mad Dog... sampling more wine
A spring fairy
Enhanced headgear fairy
Is that Hamish McTavish Esq or an alien deity?
A nice pose from Doggie Style
Group photo with winery owner Eva