Rokovi vinogradi - Malvazija orange, 2019

Rokovi vinogradi – Malvazija orange, 2019

I can say I’m lucky. This wine fable has introduced me to some experienced and impressive winemakers and people from the drinks business. Having said this, the luckier I feel when I discover someone new. And such is the case…

Fedora - Goli breg red, 2017

Fedora – Goli breg red, 2017

Tonight’s story revolves around a masterful blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Refosco. We’re returning to Fedora, to the upskirts of Vipava valley where the family Kobal, produces characterful wines, produced as a rendition to their ancestors. We’ll have a…

Steyer - Steyer Mark, Traminer Exclusive, 2015

Steyer – Steyer Mark, Traminer Exclusive, 2015

Today’s post is about passion, belief and proof. If we think of Traminer in Slovenia, one name stands as the archetype for this variety. We’re talking about Danilo Steyer, and we’ll have a look at a one of a kind…

Frešer - Markus, Pinot noir, 2018

Frešer – Markus, Pinot noir, 2018

Let’s start the weekend with another beautiful example of Pinot noir. Today we’re returning to Ritoznoj, where Matjaž Fešer produces one of this district’s best varietal expressions. Expressing cool, Alpine climate breezes from the slopes of Pohorje and continental affluxes…