The whole Crete from edge to edge is full of the blessed tree, Elia, offered by the wrist, the olive and its oil.
Every corner of the island has its own peculiarity, in soil, the stones, in aromatic plants, grasses and wildflowers, so and the olive trees of any place oil give a unique taste, Perfume, color and nutritional value.
In Eastern Crete and specifically in Piskokefalo, the Papadakis family trying years now from grandfather to grandfather, to keep, to increase and upgrade the olive and olive oil. We have worked with the soil and the relationship with the land taught us respect and love. Gave us the precious fruit of, the high quality extra virgin olive oil with protected designation of origin Sitia Lasithi Crete (POP).
The best in quality, rich in nutritional value and flavor. Produced from olives and solely by mechanical methods (without chemical additives and processing).
We have achieved over the years, several distinctions and several international awards. This is confirmed by the demand of, as every year, entirely absorbed by domestic and global market.
Why the name Erotokritos;
“We are the heirs of those who have passed, the partners of those who live and those that provide for’ those who will come”
The traditional elements ensure the continuation and stimulate national consciousness, reinforce the fight for genuine ideals. Contribute to the preservation of historical memory, on the cultivation of patriotism and preserve those elements that orient correctly generations. Represent a distillation of memories that define our cultural stigma within the world. The acquaintance with the past offers lessons, proven knowledge and experiences that broaden the horizons of people helping avoid the errors of the past and to identify the roots of today's mistakes while at the same time created the conditions for a future with imagination and quality.
Well-known narrative poem polystichous Bitsetzoy Kornaros originating from Piskokefalo of sitia, region of Eastern Crete.
It is noteworthy that the work is taught in many schools and higher education institutions outside the boundaries of Greece. Protagonists of the project are two young guys, erotokritos and Aretousa, ( full of virtues, charms, advantages) Despite the social difference that separates, associated with a pure, genuine, true feeling that was tested but bore.
Isn't random choice of name Erotokritos. Etymologically derives from the verb ' rwnnymi and judge, i.e. erotokritos is one possible crisis, goes into correct guesses with maturity and responsibility, seeking genuine true clean. From such options besides our era needs with the frenzied pace of technological.
The genuine and true must regain the position they deserve in our lives, σε όλους τους τομείς: υλικό, κοινωνικό, πνευματικό και ηθικό ψυχολογικό.