Joannes - Protner - Sauvignon, 2019

Joannes – Protner – Sauvignon, 2019

We’re returning to Vodole tonight to taste a varietal rendition of Sauvignon blanc, produced by the Protner family in a way to express the characteristics of this variety. Grapes were hand-harvested at a vineyard planted in sandy loam soil, close…

Joannes Protner – Natura, 2017

Tonight’s pick is a wine looking to challenge common perceptions and the winemaker’s mind—a blend of Welschriesling and Yellow muscat produced in a way to add a new dimension. I’m speaking extended maceration and soaking of whole berries with maturation…

Gjerkeš – Laški rizling, 2017

We’re moving to Prekmurje today, a region we haven’t yet touched. We’re stopping at Gjerkeš to taste their expression of Laški rizling (Welschriesling), produced with protective care. I’ve been following Gjerkeš wines for quite some time, and they produce some…

Radgonske Gorice – Untouched by light, 2016

Finally, I’ve had the pleasure of tasting something that generated quite some buzz in the last two years. I’m speaking of Radgonske Gorice‘s Untouched by light. A sparkle where producers took a lot of care to prevent any exposure to…

M, enostavno dobra vina – Extrem, 2018

We’re returning to M, simply good wines today to taste their Extrem, a single vineyard expression of Sauvignon blanc that has spent some time in oak barrels. So for lovers of expressive Sauvignon Blancs with a touch of sweet spices,…