Category Archives: Slovenia

A Touch of Blue

Today a little look into Central Europe’s best blue-skinned grape – which grows under many guises including Kekfrankos, Blaufrankisch, Frankova, Lemberger and many more. Written for Wine of Hungary’s newsletter. Advertisements

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Tales from the East

Over the years I’ve been writing about wine I found my role has changed. Back in the mid 1990s when I first went freelance, there were still a lot of really quite poor wines for sale, so the job of … Continue reading

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Some video reviews I did recently in Slovenia.  There are several of them!

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Slovenia in the UK

Going back in time to post a few pdfs of articles I have written for Revija vino in Slovenia over the last few years vino-magazine-slo-in-uk-no04-2014 Original English text is below vino-slovenia-in-uk

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All That Glitters – Slovenia at Decanter World Wine Awards 2016

An article I wrote for Revija Vino in about Slovenia’s Decanter World Wine Award winners in the 2016 competition.  The published article is in Slovenian but this is my English text. A gold medal is a gold medal, right? Sometimes … Continue reading

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Slovenia and her eastern wines

Not my words – but someone else ( Kester Eddy) who sees great potential for world class crisp mineral whites in Eastern Slovenia, and I do get quoted towards the end.

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Salon Sauvignon

Some feedback  and mentions for my recent masterclass in Ptuj on Sauvignon blanc.  An article about my masterclass themes to follow when it’s published. “I am impressed by the large number of wine producers, presented at the Salon Sauvignon, … Continue reading

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