Winemakers at “Dalla Slovenia con amore” 2012 in Rome

I’m happy to be able to present in Rome 9 excellent Slovenian winemakers from 4 different regions who will present 45 stunning wines. Ho il grande piacere di presentare a Roma 9 eccelenti viticoltori di 4 diverse regioni slovene che presenteranno 45 vini favolosi. ŠTAJERSKA/SYTRIA Joannes Pullus Steyer ISTRA/ISTRIA Rodica VIPAVA/VIPACO Batič BRDA/COLIO SLOVENO Edi … Continue reading

Leonardo by Slovenian winemaker Marjan Simčič proclaimed as Wine of the year in UK

I’m always happy to hear good news. This one is very special. Leonardo 2005, the dessert wine of the Simčič winery (Marjan Simčič) was on this years Sommeliers Wine Awards in UK proclaimed as wine of the year. Leonardo wine is produced with 5,000 kg of extraordinary Ribolla grapes that are hand picked and air … Continue reading

Interview: Tomaž Prinčič (Prinčič winery, Kozana/Brda, Slovenia)

On the family farm Prinčič from Kozana in Brda they cultivate grapevine since many generations and create it’s noble product. The old writings from 1848 talk about the Prinčič family as vine and fruit growers. Since generations the tradition of collaboration with nature and protection of the nature and it’s quality products transferred to the … Continue reading

Interview: Marjan Simčič, Simčič winery, Ceglo/Brda, Slovenia

The Simčič wines (attention – we are this time talking about Marjan Simčič, not Edi Simčič, who also creates excellent and well known wines!) are for sure between the best known Slovenian wines abroad. His often awarded wines from the Slovenian Brda region (part of the vineyards are also in Italian Collio) are known as … Continue reading

Matjaž Četrtič, wines Ferdinand, Goriška Brda, Slovenia

Matjaž Četrtič, the young winemaker from Brda, who has, together with his collegue from Collio, created a rebula/ribolla based sparkling wine which is uniting Slovenia and Italy – without borders with Rebolium Sinefinis. What has brought you into the world of wines? I live in Brda, so I was always living with wines. After I finished … Continue reading

CDC event pictures: Edi Simčič, Alma Vista etc.

It was a wonderful sunny day, we couldn’t wish a better one, when we have gathered in front of the villa Alma Vista. Beautiful, isn’t it? It was like coming into paradise… Milk and honey, pardon prosciutto and figs were waiting for us and great Edi Simčič wine. Martina and Aleks Simčič were perfect hosts. … Continue reading

Working with nature – Edi Simčič winery

The winemaking started at the Simčič family already long ago. It’s a story of many generations and a passion deeply woven in their genes. There are things which you can’t learn but are already given you when you are born. Feeling for the nature is one of them. “Nature speaks to those who are able … Continue reading

Join us at our wonderful journey to Goriška brda and to the Edi Simčič winery

On Saturday, the 11th of September we will spend an entire day discovering the true soul of Goriška brda. We all know that the enogastronomy is a product of people, earth, the culture of the territory so with our trip we want to make you understand and feel all together. Meeting point: at 12h at … Continue reading