What is “KELARI” ? It’s a traditional grocery with local products.
The famous MALVASIA wine , known all over the world , wandering & heady wine, the desire & passion for many, was born & fermented within the vaulted arches of the castle.
Today, centuries later, wines produced in the area of Monemvasia, using the best climatic conditions, micro-climate and soil’s characteristics, provide high quality wines with aromas of rare & amazing taste and aftertaste.
Forty or more tags, rare & noble varieties such as sun-dried sweet MALVASIA wine, the KYDONITSA & PETROULIANOS, the famous MALAGOUZIA and MAYROUDI, the ASPROUDES & the AGIORGITIKO, take us to incredible wine experience in maintaining the myth of the long journey time.
Above the stone boat of Giannis Ritsos, experience the tasting,tasting the rare but highly prized wines that we have exclusively, in cooperation with local producers.
In our cellar you’ ll also find the local products of Laconia Earth, organic olive oil from our farm in Soraka, thyme honey from Kyparissi, homemade pasta, homemade macarroons & handmade samousades, homemade jams & marmalades, as sweet ELIA & jam, capers & lupins kaparoni, submarine mastic sweet cherry, local raki & honey, the only wine from Melokraso honey, tsipouro & herbs, homemade rusks, lovely fragrant handmade soaps, shampoos & hand creams & body of lavender & chamomile…………and many local delicacies not leave anyone indiffent to the passage of this blessed land that makes us feel the need & the obligation to share generously with you buddy visitor.
You will find us in the central street of the castle, 50 metres from the main gate.
Always at your disposal.
Maria – Takis Papadakis