About the author: Andreja Lajh & Haut de Gamme

I’m deeply involved in gastronomy, wines and hospitality. After my life and work between Slovenia and Italy I have recently moved to London to start my activity here. My professional background started with studies on Faculty of Architecture, continued with over 15 years in visual communications and advertising (Publicis, McCann, Ogilvy), mostly as art director/designer (so … Continue reading

“Treno dei sapori” train in Italy that serves up delicacies of the regions through which it passes

In Italy, il Treno di Sapori — or “Train of Taste” — offers gastronomic excursions featuring delicacies of the regions it passes through. The Train of Taste travels on Italy’s Brescia-Edolo railways from Iseo through the Franciacorta region along Lake Iseo and through Valle Camonica. As it travels, tourists on its two cars can not only enjoy … Continue reading

St. Martins day with truffle hunt, truffle dinner and great Rojac wines

What happens when duck is replaced with truffles? Discover it on Saturday the 13th of November. An event for all of you who don’t want to miss St. Martin’s day but prefer to live it in a different way. We guarantee – it will be unforgettable. What is waiting for us? ★  Truffle hunt, ★ … Continue reading

Caves, sea and the magic of Zidarich wines

My grandmother (nonna) is from Trieste/Trst, so when a friend of mine suggested me to organise a Carpe Diem Day at the winemaker Zidarich, I was fond of the idea to organize something also near to the place where my roots came from. I have contacted Benjamin Zidarich by email and explained him my wish … Continue reading

Carpe Diem at the Sea

Irena Fonda

Spend a wonderful day full of pleasures and new experiences at the slovene seaside. Get to know wonderful people, wonderful places and great food and wines. (SLO, IT & ENG translations)