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MINOS - Miliarakis Winery

Pesa Village, Heraklion, Crete 70100, Greece
+30 281 074 1213
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Lacks love

We intended to visit this winery first but went to a local one before hand by chance. We were... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
Nicky S
via mobile
Poor value for little money

We visited the winery without appointment and were the only visitors. We were offered a tasting of... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
Movemania
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Groningen, The Netherlands
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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor30%
  • Terrible28%
26 May 2017
“Lacks love”
11 Sep 2016
“Poor value for little money”
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Pesa Village, Heraklion, Crete 70100, Greece
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+30 281 074 1213
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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

We intended to visit this winery first but went to a local one before hand by chance. We were disappointed by this one. It was very quiet. More of a museum for old wine making relics and a seating area upstairs for wine tasting. There...More

Thank Nicky S
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We visited the winery without appointment and were the only visitors. We were offered a tasting of 5 wines for €2. The host was friendly, but showed a total lack of interest in us and the wines. No water and olives or dakos, no wine...More

Thank Movemania
Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

There is no interesting and useful information at all. All question you have to ask and get back just short answers. They are not interesting in their job at all and show you it every minute of your wine tasting. Should avoid this winery if...More

Thank Dmitry E
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Minos-Miliarikis' tasting room in the center of Peza is not worth the stop. It's designed for large groups and has all the personality of a storage warehouse. The wine is cheap and it tastes like it. I don't know why Lonely Planet recommends it. Much...More

Thank nyr38
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Visited as part of a tour including Knossos. There was a short film which wasn't great and the tasting consisted of one woman pouring drinks for the entire coach full of people so only got to taste 2 different wines. Wines were ok but extremely...More

Thank Ben J
Reviewed 19 May 2015

We were disappointed by this tasting room experience. A bored person with a dismissive attitude rushed us through a tasting of 6 bland wines and gave us no background on the wines or winery. We thought we were going into the winery's other space that's...More

Thank EasternTraveler1921
Reviewed 3 August 2014

Our guidebook led us to believe that there were hourly tours - there weren't. we paid 2 Euros for a taste of 6 very average wines.

Thank Neil D
Reviewed 2 September 2013

We went there at the end of August and tasted wines both at the Miliarakis Winery and the Miliarakis Vineyard House. I would recommend doing the tasting at the latter. The setting is much nicer outdoors, with pretty vineyards nearby. I thought the wine tasting...More

1  Thank Icaria80
Reviewed 17 June 2013

We were taken here as part of a cruise boat tour of the Cretan countryside. The welcome was friendly enough, but the wines are not good. Avoid if you have the choice.

Thank GuySeabrook
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