Golden Stars and Golden Crowns for Slovenian wines in Italian wine guide Vini Buoni D’Italia

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For the first time Slovenian wines of Primorska region (so Istria, Karst, Vipava and Brda – regions which are bordering with Italy) will be included into Italian wine guide Vini buoni d’Italia (Touring Club). Slovenian wines got excellent votes – many of them received 4 stars, 12 wines instead went even to finale for the … Continue reading

Photo gallery: Zelen wines from Vipava in Ljubljana at JB Restaurant (with Janez Bratovž and Matej Tomažič)

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The priest Matija Vertovec has written in his book about winemaking in 1844, that Zelen is a special variety with “specially noble soul”. We can talk about an aromatic variety with a nice bouquet in which we will find the frutiness of apple, pear. People from Vipava have called Zelen “the scent” because it fulfills … Continue reading

Edi Kante and his great wines at Evergreen restaurant

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There are quite some great wine makers, but there are only a few legends. Edi Kante is one of them. He is not only a great winemaker but also the man who demonstrated that Karst is able to create great wines. He was the one who gave courage to the followers to believe in their … Continue reading

Primož Lavrenčič and wine estate Burja, Vipava valley, Slovenia

Primož Lavrenčič

Primož Lavrenčič is young but alredy well known producer of excellent wines from the Vipava valley. Winemaker with a clear vision of wine, which, for him, must be sophisticated, elegant and long – full of noble characteristics, which can already be found in his bottles. What has brought you into the world of wines? I … Continue reading

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