Alecos Loucaides

Alecos Loucaides has created 6 entries

  • Case Study for Shipping

    Our shipping solution has been beneficial to those who prefer to ensure a quantinty of extra virgin olive oil for a year. The value they get for that per litter is unquestionable.

    Stelios Alexakis, cook, director for e-shop sales and olive oil producer.Pelagias Yard.

    Pelagias Yard is a restaurant runned by the the family members. The majority of the products come from family’s farm. Meat, cheese, wine, olive oil, vegetables and fruits. The place is strict in the policy for a warm hospitality and always to a traditional treat.

    Pelagias Yard established back in 2007 after that in 2012 Patima olive oil came out as brand for bottling the extra virgin olive oil from the local family owned olive trees. 2020 Mama Pelagia came as a trademark in other Cretan quality products offered in the shop besides restaurant and through electronic shop.

    Products selection is apart from unique products such bottled organic raki, wine, balsamic vinegar, thyme honey, carob products and wild herbs. All of them stands of its pure quality.

    This makes a delightfull packet of products from Pelagias Yard even more attractive, while maximizing supply efficiency.

    Key facts

    -Quantity + Quality in a fair price

    -Reliable and Convenient service

    Products details:

    • Organic cultivations
    • Small producers
    • Locality Geographic specification PDO and PGI
    • Certified standardization with ISO and TUV


    Because Pelagias Yard is based south in Europe in an island, It is partly remoted for fast and cheap transport services. In that way couriers services are applying a not appealing pricelist for small packages between other Europe countries. That creates the fact that our products can not be shipped on people who wish them.


     In 2012 we evaluate as the best option, Patima olive oil in #family box with 4x 5l metal tins in one packet. Fixed price was applied to all European Union . We induce our customers to share with their friends, family or even colleagues their olive oil. Today we still recommend that tactic with succeed results. Moreover you can in to your basket every other item you wish for your dinner and home cooking from Crete beside olive oil.


    Quick deliver

    Scale effectively without overpay

    We thought to fit all these in packet in order to avoid the high prices that courier services ask for even a small packet with 2 kilos from Crete till central Europe. We decide to offer all of our products in the same charge. We achieve that with a very safe packaging way, which have to quarantee for shipping to your door.

  • Categories of products and descriptions

    Mama Pelagia has branded beloved tastes from balsamic vinegar, one is with natural oranges from Crete, one again with thyme honey and a another with special taste of carob syrup. Balsamic vinegar with thyme honey, natural orange, carob syrup and as a cream or plain.

    AlexasRaki, TsikoudiaKritis from organic farming controlled by  Raki, Rakomelo and aged Raki as well as ouzo has been marked with a trademark of our father face figure as a sign of Cretan traditional sight of acknowledge of life as a distillation of things happen.

    Patima olive oil, Patima is the name of our extra virgin olive oil we produce around Kournaslake. A world that is connected with the area where our olive grooves exists.

    Thyme honey has been signed from Mama Pelagia as an excellent taste and quality honey from beekeepers from the high mountains of Crete. Bees our collect their nectar from wild herbs at the spring time which give taste of aromas of Creta floras and at the end of the summer bees are moved on east Crete for collect honey in a pine forest, combination qive such a rich and balanced taste that you will love also in the easy to use packaging.

    Creta Carob, a treasure from the past with high calcium for pasta, rusk and biscuit.


    Selection of Mama Pelagia from Cretan wine varieties of organic farming. Special for lunch and dinnerLiatiko with Kotsifali accompany dishes with acidic meats and fats. Vidiano combines pleasant pasta with seafood while the white one with shellfish and cheese.Liatiko is a roze wine with a full body and a balanced aciticity which will help you to assert it with strong tastes of Cretan traditional foods with lamb in casserole.

    Wild herbs of Crete, mountain tea, oregano, thyme and sage.

    Sea salt from north cost of Chania

  • The estate and the story.

    Patima is a small village nearby Kournas, one of the biggest in the prefecture of Apokoronas, west and northern Crete, between Rethimno and Chania town. Alexakisfamily were farmers and vetricians for generations. Pelagias started as a small restaurant for cooking and offering meals for the visitors of the island with fresh ingredients and traditional recipes.

    The historical site of Patima village has ruins of post Minoan era. The place is surrounded by olive trees, cypress, vineyards and carob trees. Olive trees has a significant role in the economy of the area since many centuries as we meet trees really old. Theese trees produce olives with a very pleasant aftertaste and aroma.

    Today you can buy olive oil from many places and especially in our store beside restaurant and from eshop. MamaPelagia shop and eshop offers good deals for shipping all around EU countries with a flat rate. Perfect for a combination from the selection of balsamic vinegars, distilled organic drinks, wild herbs, thyme honey, wine and carob products as well. But not only Cretan cheese is also offered for shipping with express delivery within 2 days. Walnuts, almods, olives, and other products are also an excellent choice for your basket.