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Archive: September, 2015

LET ME GET THIS STRAIGHT… TAMJANIKA

 The history of winemaking in Župa (South Serbia) is inextricably linked to Prokupac grape variety which is usually referred to as “The King of Župa”. Nowadays this variety is undergoing its renaissance, but just a few decades ago its reputation and prospects for the future were gloomy …

ISTRIAN LAGOON OF GOOD WINES

I quote quite often my dear friend Jo Ahearne MW who said once during a discussion about differences between small family wineries and large “industrial” ones that “big players also make good wines nowadays” because the difference in technology used by small and large wine cellars is disappearing and they all strive to get the best […]

THE FUTURE OF FRUŠKA GORA HAS BEGUN

It’s Saturday, June 6th, 2015. Smiling face of the morning program presenter on TV has announced that the rest of the day will be sunny with temperature exceeding 30 degrees. Fine, it seems tolerable, particularly if one makes an escapade from the heated asphalt and concrete in the city.

HOW TO READ WINE REVIEWS?

I’m still dealing with the topic of wine critics in the region … In recent days, the wineloving public was stirred by colleague “Wine Judge” from our brotherly country Croatia because his comments didn’t spare Sonata 2014 wine from Jeremić Winery.

PLAVAC MALI IN THE SPOTLIGHT

Dalmatia Wine Expo 2015 in Split (Croatia) has become a must-visit on the map of wine events in the Balkans. During the two-day festival, the focus  is on wines and wineries of Dalmatia. The highlight of the festival and attraction for numerous wine experts, journalists and restaurant owners is a horizontal tasting of Plavac Mali […]

COMPETITIONS – SPIRITUS MOVENS

Midyear is approaching. So, the moment has come to sum up achievements in the previous year and then focus on upcoming harvest and what the autumn will bring to winemakers… Since the most important European wine competitions, particularly those relevant for Serbian wine scene