Nico Manessis

Decanter Magazine, Wine Writer & Greek Expert

Nico Manessis is an expert on the wines of his native Greece and is the author of three wine books. He spends several months each year in the Greek vineyards, which he writes about and films for his site He also co-produced the award-winning documentary Pelican’s Watch about Santorini. Manessis teaches at the College of Crete, Greece, and at the Université du Vin, Suze la Rousse, France. He is also a member of the Académie Internationale du Vin.