CRETAN DITANNY! One of the most significant aromatic – medicinal plant of Crete. The relevant references date back to Antiquity, made by some of the experts of the time, such as Hippocrates, Theofrastos and Dioscouridis. All of them praise the medicinal properties of the plant.

With healing and astringent properties, Soothes stomach and bowel pain, Treats bad breath, Helps treat gingivitis, Diuretic, Soothing properties (advisable for nervous disorders, nervous headaches and other conditions of the nervous system)

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CRETAN MOUNTAIN TEA- MALOTIRA! One of the most famous and important aromatic herbs, which grows in the mountains of Crete, with special medicinal properties that modern scientific research confirms.

Anti-inflammatory, suppresses common cold, helps digestion, strengthens the immune system, protects blood vessels, has fungicide and antibacterial action.

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Organic farm Τοfillo in Omalos, is now accessible! Our aim is to introduce you our unique Cretan herbs and their beneficial properties, with natural beauty background of the worldwide known Samaria gorge

WHAT WE DO
We cultivate and offer you exceptional Cretan Herbs. Our love for
nature, our respect for our ancestors’ land, our appreciation for all the
gifts presented by this land, our knowledge of the herbs that flourish
here in such abundance and of their properties; all of them jointly stand
as our guiding light in creating ”TOFILLO”. We perform the plant
propagation, planting, cultivation, harvesting, drying, packaging and
marketing, so as to keep control over every step of the production
process. The selection of our herbs was made based on their
taste, on the benefits to human health, on their traditional
use over the centuries in the form of tisane, but also on their
indigenousness to the micro-climate of Crete. Our mission
has been to offer them to you directly from nature.
Malotira (Ironwort) – Cretan mountain tea (Sideritis syriaca),
one of the best-known and most important medicinal – aromatic
herbs that grow on the mountains of Crete is cultivated at this
farm, at an altitude over 1000m.
VISIT OUR FARM
FIND OUT AND ”FEEL”…
the herbs of Crete
health benefits of Cretan herbs,
well known even from ancient times .
how Cretan people use these herbs
(culinary use, as herbal teas and herbal medicine)
information regarding mountain’s tea cultivation
Cretan herbs as part of the famous Cretan diet
the aroma of Cretan land
Cretan herbs’ and herbal juices’ taste
TOFILLOinspired by nature

On the way to Omalos and the entrance of Samaria gorge you can meet great sights for photos…The secret is that each sight has a wonderful story….
During the past… farmers crossed the path of this area on their donkeys or mules. Both human and animals were amazed by herbs’ smelling. That was the reason why everybody called this area “myristika”, which means smelling area.

Let’s introduce you our new products! These small packages easily can refresh your senses during a demanding day due to the new mixtures of precious properties, can travel in a suitcase or a backpack, and also can be given as a gift  from your holidays in Crete !

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Great Taste, the world’s most coveted food awards, which celebrates the very best in food and drink, has announced the Great Taste stars of 2017. Out of over 12,300 products to be judged, TOFILLO was awarded a 2-star Great Taste award, which means judges dubbed it outstanding for its MOUNTAIN TEA ”MALOTIRA”. What specialists said: ”Beautiful stems of flowers giving a bright, pale golden liquid. The stems have been carefully harvested and presented. A light and refreshing drink finishing on a light mintiness. A great example of mountain tea.”

Judged by over 500 of the most demanding palates, belonging to food critics, chefs, cooks, restaurateurs and producers, as well as a whole host of food writers and journalists, Great Taste is widely acknowledged as the most respected food accreditation scheme for artisan and speciality food producers. As well as a badge of honour, the unmistakeable black and gold Great Taste label is a signpost to a wonderful tasting product, which has been discovered through hours and hours of blind-tasting by hundreds of judges.