M, enostavno dobra vina – Tree, 2017

M, enostavno dobra vina – Tree, 2017

Let’s return to the hilly Štajerska Slovenija to look at a unique blend named Tree. A wine composed of 50 % Chardonnay, 30 % Sauvignon and 20 % Welschriesling produced by refinement in large oak barrels. We’re at M, simply…

M, enostavna dobra vina - Sauvignon Blanc, 2019

M, enostavno dobra vina – Sauvignon Blanc, 2019

Tonight I want to taste another Sauvignon Blanc from the Štajerska region. Simply because I think it’s the right terroir to look for its cold climate expressions from Slovenia and this one from M, simply good wines reconfirms this. Honestly,…

Steyer - Steyer Mark, Sauvignon Exclusive, 2018

Steyer – Steyer Mark, Sauvignon Exclusive, 2018

Let’s move to the other side of Slovenia today. We’re returning to the family Steyer, to the house of Gewürztraminer. But this time, we’ll look at their barrel matured Sauvignon blanc. A treat, produced with such care, it presets to…

Korenika & Moškon - Tris, 2018

Korenika & Moškon – Tris, 2018

Tonight we’re heading back to Korte to look at a wine that bravely challenges common understandings of how stainless steel produced wine should feel like. We’re at Korenika & Moškon looking at their blend of 50 % Pinot Blanc, 35…

Vinart

Vinart Grand tasting – some of my highlights

Hello, wine-lovers! I’ve been invited by Charine Tan of “Exotic Wine Travel” to attend one of, if not the … Croatia’s biggest wine events – “Vinart Grand tasting“. And boy, oh boy what a treat this was! Among the organizers…

Mavrodaphne vineyard, Gentilini

Gentilini – an engaging wine experience

We continue with our discovery of Kefalonian wines, this time at the Gentilini winery whose philosophy is to produce a range of handcrafted, top quality wines from unique local varieties. Founded by Spiros Fokas in 1984 it soon established herself…