Astarti

Astarte

EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL PRODUCT OF ORGANIC AGRICULTURE KYTHERA

Our land
Κύθηρα, ένα από τα σημαντικότερα νησιά της Μεσογείου, ανάμεσα στην Κρήτη και την Πελοπόννησο, διαβρέχεται από τρεις θάλασσες το Ιόνιο, το Αιγαίο και το Κρητικό Πέλαγος. Σύμφωνα με τον Όμηρο, σ’ αυτά τα μοναδικά νερά γεννήθηκε η Αφροδίτη, η θεά του Έρωτα.
Kythira is an island of myth and history of conquerors and immigrants, small and large conflicts.

THE OIL KYTHERA ASTARTI - FAMILY Tzortzopoulos
Awarded for quality, purity and flavor, resulting in diversified terroir, the waterless cultivation of olive trees and the microclimate of Kythira.
ASTARTI The oil produced and bottled under the care of the family Tzortzopoulos area of Karavas. It is a product of cold pressing respects high nutritional and dietary value of the oil.
ASTARTI The oil produced and bottled under the care of the family Tzortzopoulos area of Karavas. It is a product of cold pressing respects high nutritional and dietary value of the oil.
Olive oil is characterized by light to medium fruity. Has a special flavor and taste complex, delicate and spicy, typical of early harvesting (green olive oil) and extra virgin.
Perfectly accompany seafood, white meat, boiled vegetables and raw salads.

The name and brand ASTARTI
Again, according to various historical sources, it appears that the area which began the worship of the goddess of love of Ishtar (Ishtar) is the ancient Phoenicians. Due to strong trade and cultural ties thus established between the peoples of the Mediterranean, the cult of Ishtar (Astarte), the Phoenicians and has mostly moved to the south coast and some islands in the South Mediterranean (Cyprus, Crete, Kythera , Milos), all with different or similar names and ceremonial traditions.

Kythera, came as Astarte-Venus (the one that emerges from the foam of the sea), over the years finally won the name Venus ¨ ¨, where he was worshiped as the goddess of platonic love.

The sign company ASTARTI is the symbol of the olive fruit in the writing of Linear B.
The symbol and name are registered Trade Mark (registered trademarks) Tzortzopoulos family.

RECOGNITION AND AWARDS FOR ASTARTI
1. Gold Award in the category of small producers with a fruity flavor (Category Fruity - Small Producers Médaille d'OR: Astarti présenté par Propositions Gourmandes Helléniques-Grèce), in the International Food World Ethnic Food Show 2006 in Paris, under the supervision Agency AVPA (Agency for the Valorisation of Agricultural Products) and the jury by Mr. President. Christian Pinatel body AFIDOL (French Olive Oil Producers Association).
2. Second prize in the first tender package of oil held in Ministry of Development and DIO in Gallery Ecofestival 2006.
3. Entering the Italian driver "L'Extravergine 2007 - A Guide to the Best Certified Quality Olive Oil in the World", an international recognition for producing the best olive oil in the world certified (published by Cucina & Vini Editrice and edited by Marco Oreggia) .

The activities of the family is soon to expand production and other biological products and services to rural tourism.

Information
Τοποθεσία: Καραβάς.
Opened: Whole year.

Contact
Tel: +30 27360 33588
Mob: +30 6944 164183
Fax: +30 27360 33465
email: info@tzortzopoulos-estate.gr
web site: www.tzortzopoulos-estate.gr

Karavas

Karavas.
Το παραδοσιακό χωριό Karavas βρίσκεται δυτικά του νησιού και είναι ένα από τα ωραιότερα παραδοσιακά χωριά στα Κύθηρα.