Fascinating monograph – Vipavska – colours, scents, flavours

The valley of mansions, castles and farmsteads between the Kras and the Trnovo forest, Nanos plateau and the Soča River, offers a deep variety of characteristic colours, scents and flavours to expert as well as amateur lovers of wine and cuisine. Readers now have at their disposal a rich monograph titled Vipavska – colours, scents, … Continue reading

Interview: Alessandro Gavagna, La Subida, Cormons (Italy)

La Subida (Photo: Marijan Močivnik – Studio Ajd http://www.studio-ajd.si/) Alessandro Gavagna is chef at the family restaurant & estate La Subida in Cormons in the North-East of Italy, close to the Slovenian border. He has married into the legendary Sirk family (he is married with Joško Sirk’s daughter Tanja) and is following the Sirk family … Continue reading