Looking for shipping?  Check our policy here, and just add some items to the cart and enter your zip code for a live quote.
     
   
 
Search.


Advanced Search

Your Selections

Inventory Type

A-Z 

Product Type

A-Z 

Category

A-Z 
california still wine (2744)
italian still wine (1639)
french still wine (1128)
new york still wine (433)
argentinian still wine (405)
spanish still wine (400)
sparkling wine - imported (364)
australian still wine (337)
chilean still wine (326)
washington still wine (280)
german still wine (202)
oregon still wine (200)
cordials & liqueurs - imported (196)
south african still wine (190)
single malt scotch (185)
new zealand still wine (180)
tequila (155)
sparkling wine - domestic (124)
austrian still wine (111)
vodka - flavored (97)
rums (96)
greek still wine (87)
port - imported (85)
portuguese still wine (82)
cordials & liqueurs - domestic (73)
straight whiskey (69)
flavored whiskies (64)
scotch whisky (58)
other american still wine (58)
israeli still wine (51)
rums - flavored (50)
sake (48)
mezcal (47)
cognacs (46)
rye whiskey (45)
irish whiskey (42)
vodkas - imported (40)
fruit brandies (33)
gins & genevers - imported (32)
other imported still wines (32)
vodkas - domestic (27)
gins - domestic (26)
armagnac (24)
creams (24)
sherry - imported (22)
alsatian still wine (21)
small batch & single barrel bourbon (19)
canadian whisky (19)
grappa (18)
aperitifs (16)
lebanese still wine (16)
absinthe (15)
brandies - imported (14)
pisco (13)
prepared cocktails (12)
port - domestic (12)
calvados (11)
corn whiskey (10)
madeira (10)
blended whiskey (9)
canadian still wine (9)
tennessee whiskey (8)
brandies - domestic (8)
sicilian still wine (8)
vermouth - imported (7)
cider - domestic (7)
mead (6)
cachaca (5)
specialties (5)
cider - imported (5)
sherry - domestic (5)
bonded whiskey (4)
japanese whisky (4)
soju & shochu (4)
brazilian still wine (4)
sour mash (3)
sloe gins & gin specialties (3)
ouzo imported (3)
long island still wine (3)
japanese still wine (3)
uruguyan still wine (3)
vermouth - domestic (3)
bitters (2)
georgian still wine (2)
hungarian still wine (2)
non-alcoholic wine (2)
applejacks (1)
mixes non-alcoholic (1)
cypriot still wine (1)
non-alcoholic sparkling wine (1)

Price

From: $ To: $

Producer

A-Z 

Grape Variety

A-Z 
chardonnay (1120)
cabernet sauvignon (1080)
pinot noir (984)
sauvignon blanc (533)
merlot (473)
syrah (408)
riesling (380)
sangiovese (348)
bordeaux blend (338)
non-varietal red blend (330)
pinot gris (289)
malbec (251)
zinfandel (217)
grenache (188)
tempranillo (184)
red rhone blend (157)
non-varietal white blend (155)
nebbiolo (134)
muscat blanc a petits grains (121)
champagne blend (113)
cabernet franc (107)
red italian blend (97)
non-varietal rose blend (96)
port blend (95)
chenin blanc (93)
prosecco (78)
gewurztraminer (75)
mourvedre (73)
barbera (68)
montepulciano (56)
petite sirah (56)
pinot blanc (54)
carmenere (53)
viognier (53)
corvina (52)
gamay (45)
red portugese blend (45)
other white (44)
gruner veltliner (43)
semillon (43)
carignane (41)
nero d'avola (41)
other red (38)
rondinella (35)
macabeo (34)
malvasia (34)
rice (34)
white italian blend (32)
dolcetto (29)
parellada (29)
canaiolo (27)
white rhone blend (26)
torrontes (25)
negro amaro (24)
trebbiano (24)
xarel.lo (24)
cinsault (23)
cortese (23)
molinara (23)
aglianico (22)
albarino (22)
primitivo (22)
vermentino (22)
sang (21)
garganega (20)
viura (19)
graciano (18)
syra (18)
grenache blanc (17)
arneis (16)
blaufrankisch (16)
friulano (16)
pinotage (16)
verdejo (16)
zweigelt (15)
assyrtiko (14)
cabernet sauvig (14)
melon de bourgogne (14)
petit verdot (14)
bonarda (13)
muscat rose a petits grains (13)
nerello mascalese (12)
palomino (12)
peti (12)
agiorgitiko (11)
colorino (11)
fiano (11)
greco di tufo (11)
lemberger (11)
mazuelo (11)
verdicchio (11)
vidal (11)
insolia (10)
lagrein (10)
s (10)
mencia (9)
moschofilero (9)
tannat (9)
touriga nacional (9)
cayuga (8)

Vintage

Year 
2013 (2064)
2014 (1748)
2012 (1394)
2011 (696)
2015 (534)
2010 (375)
2009 (196)
2008 (83)
2006 (65)
2007 (59)
2005 (22)
2004 (13)
2003 (11)
2001 (9)
2002 (8)
2000 (7)
1998 (4)
2016 (4)
1928 (3)
1970 (3)
1988 (3)
1994 (3)
1996 (3)
1999 (3)
1924 (1)
1946 (1)
1954 (1)
1962 (1)
1963 (1)
1965 (1)
1966 (1)
1968 (1)
1975 (1)
1979 (1)
1985 (1)
1990 (1)
1995 (1)

Size

Volume 
750ML (11313)
1.50L (64)
375ML (62)
3.00L (30)
720ML (25)
500ML (19)
300ML (8)
1.00L (6)
22 OZ (5)
1.5 L (4)
1 L (3)
5.00L (2)
750 (1)

Rating

From: pts To: pts

Publication

A-Z 
Wine Spectator (1060)
Wine Advocate (852)
Ultimate Beverage Challenge (463)
Wine Enthusiast (459)
Vinous (378)
James Suckling (48)
Malt Advocate (41)
Wine & Spirits (27)
Top 100 WS (8)
Smart Buys (4)
Burghound (2)
Decanter (1)
Ultimate Spirits Challenge (1)
Mercouri Estate Antares 750ml 2010
Sku: 1886069
3 day lead-time required to confirm availability Why?
Product Rating
Product Information
Country: Greece
Region: Peloponnesos
Grape Varietal: Red Greek Blend
Type: Still wine
  Bottle Price: $21.69
Sale Price: $18.49

Qty:
  19% discount on 12 bottles for $211.08 ($17.59/bottle)

Leave a Comment
Technical notes
Avgoustiatis - Mourvedre

Producer
The Mercouri Estate is located in the Western Peloponnese on the plateau of the Ichthis peninsula near the village of Korakochori (“the place of the crow”), 2 km from Katakalo, 12 km from Pyrgos and 32 km from Ancient Olympia. The estate is extensive with over 150 years of history in the production of wine, olive oil and in the olden days, Corinthian grapes (or currants). It belongs to the Mercouri family who have roots in the Peloponnese and all over the continent; a family with a variety of interests, but a particular love of the earth. The estate was founded in 1864 when Theodoros Mercouri, a cosmopolitan and successful businessman with interests in Northern Italy but mainly in Alexandria (Egypt), bought land that would eventually became the Mercouri Estate. There followed a few years later the planting of the first vineyard with Refosco grapes that were imported from Northern Italy. In the late 19th century, wine from the estate was exported to other parts of Europe. Traditional ships of the day landed in the small private bay beside the estate to collect red wine in oak barrels, with the port of Trieste as their destination. At the same time, the estate, quickly become renowned in Ilia, supplying the surrounding region for many decades with the Refosco grape, or the “Mercouri” as it became locally known. In 1930, Leonidas Mercouri developed a modern wine production facility for the day, with underground cellars for approximately 300 tonnes of wine that remained in use up until 1960. Since 1985, the 3rd and 4th generation of the family began a new, more systematic effort to revitalise the winemaking activities with the production of more standardised wines. Work was undertaken to reconstruct properties, wine production premises were modernised and extended and the vineyards were replanted, while in 1992 the Mercouri Estate became a private family limited company. Today the company, Mercouri Estate AE is operated by brothers Vassilis and Christos Kanellakopoulos, the 4th generation of the family.

 
 
NewtonWines.com
Newton Plaza, 588 New Loudon Road, Latham, NY 12110
Phone: 518.782.2322 | Web Inquiries: 518.390.4952 | Fax:518.782.9453
Copyright © 2016. All Rights Reserved - NewtonWines.com