The appeal (or even Amyndeo Amyntaion) lies to the east of the prefecture of Florina region in Macedonia . It is named after the city. It is the northernmost wine-growing area of Greece . The vineyards cover 750 hectares in an area with 40 Kilomter length and 5 to 20 miles wide at an altitude 570-750 meters. About 50% are between the Petres and the Vegoritida Lake. The many lakes in the region play an important role for the micro-climate that is particularly favorable for viticulture. The OPAP reds and novelty as well as Greek OPAP rose wines and rosÃ© sparkling wines from the only approved variety Xynomavro (here Mavro Naoussis) pressed. The white wines produced white wine (Blanc de noirs) are marketed as Topikos Oinos (country wines). Well-known producers are Alpha Estate , Amynteon Cooperative Winery , Hatzis, Kir Yianni and Pavlou Winery .