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

“Dalla Slovenia con Amore” / “From Slovenia with Love” back to Rome on 26th November 2012

IT (bellow also in English) Gia tradizionale presentazione della enogastronomia Slovena a Roma “Dalla Slovenia con amore” si svolgera questo anno il 26. novembre nella bellissima sala Ailanto sul rooftop del albergo Marriott Grand Hotel Flora sulla Via Veneto. ATTENZIONE: Per limite dello spazio, sara evento aperto solo per limitato numero dei professionisti di enogastronomia … Continue reading

Photo Gallery: #Winelover’s hangout in Ljubljana

On 4th of October we have organised in Ljubljana a #winelover hangout. For the international group of guests coming from (USA, England, Scotland, Italy, Austria and Slovenia) we have organised a very special evening with the best chef in Ljubljana, Janez Bratovž in his restaurant Restavracija JB and with three winemakers, all of them traditional … Continue reading

New design for the Movia winery

Movia winery of the legendary Slovenian wine magician Aleš Kristančič is presenting the new wine vintages with new design. Very minimalistic labels were designed by Slovenian graphic designer Nina Bavčer. So be aware next time when you will be searching for Movia wines – design is new, content is same as always. Or even better? … Continue reading

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

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

“Dalla Slovenia con amore” in Milano (Italy)

After the big success in Rome (photos) were 20 best Slovenian wine makers and 5 of the best Slovenian chefs on Sunday 5th January at 20.30 inviting their colleagues and friends chefs, food & beverage managers, other food & wine professionals and journalists for an evening in Milano, at the Westin Palace hotel where they … Continue reading

Decanter World Wine awards 2011

The results for the Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA) were published on May 17th at the London International Wine Fair. The annual DWWA is one of the worlds best known wine competitions. This year there were  12,252 entries, 11% up on last year, (161 wines arrived from Slovenia), with judges awarding regional trophies, medals (gold, silver and bronze) … Continue reading

Teranum in Trieste

The Consortium of Teran wine is inviting you to visit Teranum, which will take place in Piaza della Borsa in Trieste from the 17th till the 19th of December. Carpe Diem club is inviting you to visit on Friday 17th of December the event with us and to join us in the evening at the … Continue reading