Category Archives: Wines

The great wine debate

In an interesting article entitled “the Wrath of Grapes”, sNY Times, May 28,2015, Bruce Schoenfeld could have been talking about Croatian producers’ approach to winemaking when he describes Rajat Parr’s Domaine de la Côte releases: “. . . grapes grown in a … Continue reading

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Meet the Vinters

We recently had the fortunate opportunity to travel coastal Croatia and attend the Vinocom Wine Festival.  Along with filming the harvest, vineyards and wineries from Istria to Peljesac, we spoke with some of the leaders of the Croatian Wine Renaissance … Continue reading

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Day trip to Peljesac

Diana, a guest from San Franciso asked what to see on their drive from Split to Dubrovnik. Regarding stopping on the way to Dubrovnik from Split – absolutely the Peljesac Peninsula is worth a visit. Ston is a medieval town, … Continue reading

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Visit to Peljesac

Peljesac is the Napa Valley of Croatia.  We had a lot of fun and have been really impressed with some of the wineries we visited this winter.   Among those we visited are 3 distinctively different wineries: Milos: Frano Miloš, master … Continue reading

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Zagreb Wine Fair 2013

We are setting off next week to meet the vintners and enjoy some good wine, good food and good times with friends in the industry.  The Zagreb Fair has become the place to meet to celebrate the end of  harvest, … Continue reading

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Visit to Senjkovic winery on Brac

Harvest at Senjkovic was hard work and lots of fun.  Sasha, the owner and master wine maker, left his Plavac Mali until late this year.  The Shiraz and Cabernet (a new experiment for this young family) was harvested earlier, in September.  We … Continue reading

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Harvest on Hvar

We just returned from a fabulous trip to Jelsa on Hvar island, where we filmed the harvest in the fields of Dubokobic and met with Ivo Dubokovic and Andro Tomic, two of the leading vinters on Hvar. The harvest is a … Continue reading

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