Vuk Vuletić - champion (center), Đurđa Katić, Ivan Nikolić (far right), Ivan Peršolja president of Slovenian sommelier association (2nd from left) and myself

Vuk Vuletić – best sommelier of Balkans

Belgrade, the capital of sommelier mastery … Yes, it is precisely this title that Serbia’s capital should have been nicknamed this past week-end. The setting – the luxurious Hyatt Regency hotel, the directors – SERSA (Serbian Sommelier Association), the star…

Theodosius inn, a hidden gem in Vipava valley

This felt almost like a picturesque fairy-tale. Friday evening, alone with my best half Teja, and a reservation at the place that’s been spoken of a lot lately. Located in the village of Vrhoplje, which is believed to be the…

The emperor’s choice

It was a lovely week-end in between the 17th and 19th August, the weather was perfect; hot summer days, wind blowing through the hills, orchards, vineyards and villages of Vipava valley … and a bunch of cca. 30 journalists &…