|“Wine and chant”
MONASTERY OF PAMEGISTON TAXIARCHON
Visit to the Skete of Saint Leontius.
|Guided tour in the Monastery Taxiarchon, the church, the hidden school and the “vagenario”, the wine cellar with the big wine barrels.
|18:00| Attendance of the Evening Prayer.
|Presentations|||19:00| The Monastery through history.
Father Kallinikos Poulis, abbot of the Monastery, will speak about Saint Leontius, the Skete, the Monastery and the wine cellar.
George Pittas, writer and expert on Greek gastronomy, speaks about “The wine in antiquity, Christianity, Byzantium and in Monastic diet“.
|Taste|| |19:30| “Treasures of Aigialeia”.
Revealing unique products and flavors from Aigialeia and the “divine” sweetness of rodozachari (marmalade produced in the Monastery, made from rose petals).
|Wine||Tasting of wines from the wineries of the Oinoxeneia Network.|
|Music|||20:30| “Wine and chant”
Dora Petridi (vocals), Manolis Kottoros (violin) and Sakis Papadimitriou (traditional instruments) introduce us to Byzantine and ecclesiastical chants and to traditional music. .