Movia: Winery of the year 2011

At Wine & Spirits, they have selected Movia as a Winery of the Year. Each year, their panels and critics blind taste more than 10,000 wines, selecting the best for recommendation in the magazine. Their Top 100 Wineries of the Year highlights brands with a range of wines their critics have scored at the top of their categories. … Continue reading

Terroir Vino – 7th Edition – Where wine, people and the web meet

Monday June 13th 2011 Magazzini del Cotone, Genoa Ancient Port With the support of: Regione Liguria, Provincia di Genova, Comune di Genova TerroirVino ( was created by This wine portal, created in April 2000, has become the reference for wine and food information on the Web in Italy. The project consists in presenting to the trade … Continue reading

Private Cellars: Michael Mondavi launches Luxury Wine Club

Napa Valley Vintner Michael Mondavi has launched Private Cellars, an exclusive luxury wine club that gives members access to some of the world’s most rare and unique wines. Private Cellars is solely focused on bringing high-end wines direct to consumers. “For the past 40+ years, my wine career has brought me in contact with some … Continue reading

The CDC event in November photos: Truffle hunt and Rojac winery

Last Saturday a nice group of 30 people from different parts of Slovenia and Italy gathered in Istria for a new adventure – this time it was truffle hunt and visit to the Rojac winery. When new people meet who don’t know each other and spend together a wonderful part of the day strangers turn … Continue reading

Merus Winery by UXUS Design

The Tasting room // photo © Dim Balsem The “Golden State” // California, accounts for nearly 90% of the American wine production; Merus Winery which is located in Napa Valley, CA accounts for a fraction of this production.  Napa County, once the producer of many different crops, is known today for its exquisite wine industry, it is … Continue reading

Aleks Simčič and the Edi Simčič wines

As our next event will take us to visit the Edi Simčič winery where we will be able to taste their great wines, let’s see how does the wine world see the Edi Simčič wines and Aleks Simčič, Edi’s son who is now in charge of the winery: With a disarming humility, the son of Edi … Continue reading

The Story of Movia – by Aleš Kristančič

Movia is a story of tradition and innovation, a story of respect and daring. Above all it is a story. Movia has charmed all who visit the estate and hear the story, giving into the passionate flow of words with which Aleš Kristančič tells the story of the winery and the wine. Today Kristančič is … Continue reading