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Meet Turkey’s Visionary Vintner Güler Sabancı

Meet Turkey’s Visionary Vintner Güler Sabancı

TURKEY Ancient but challenged, wine culture perseveres in Turkey writes journalist Deborah Parker Wong in SOMM Journal. In her article, she talks to...
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Meet our Women Vintners

Meet our Women Vintners

CROATIA Do you know that as many as 13 of the wineries in our current portfolio are run or co-run by women? Witnessing an increasing number of talented...
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Too cold to drink rosé? No way!

Too cold to drink rosé? No way!

SLOVENIA Should you drink Rose in Winter? What about having Rose for Valentine’s Day? In his latest Wine Column, wine and food writer for The Washington...
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“I am Tribidrag” Conference

“I am Tribidrag” Conference

CROATIA Jancis Robinson’s logic in deciding that Tribidrag should be the prime name of the grape variety that also appears in almost identical forms...
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Wine Wednesday Spotlight

#WineWednesday Spotlight #85: Gotsa Family Wines Chinuri

#WineWednesday Spotlight #85: Gotsa Family Wines Chinuri

GEORGIA As co-founder and owner of Taste Georgia, Sarah May Grunwald provides culinary and wine tours to Georgia as well as wine education services to...
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#WineWednesday Spotlight #84: Shavnabada Mtsvane

#WineWednesday Spotlight #84: Shavnabada Mtsvane

GEORGIA Patrick Comiskey, wine critic at the LA Times recently interviewed former wine director at Republique and the Hancock Park restaurant, Taylor...
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#WineWednesday Spotlight #83: doqi Mtsvane Qvevri

#WineWednesday Spotlight #83: doqi Mtsvane Qvevri

GEORGIA Old bay seasoning on potato chips? Absolutely, especially with a glass of amber-colored, Qvevri aged doqi Mtsvane Qvevri on a bluesy Saturday...
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TRAVEL

Dalmatian Coast, Croatia: A Detox to Retox Adventure!

Dalmatian Coast, Croatia: A Detox to Retox Adventure!

Stefani Jackenthal is an adventure travel & wine journalist. She likes to write about outdoor activities in wine regions, seeking out sporty,... More Travel

TRAVEL

Istria, the new Tuscany

Istria, the new Tuscany

Olive tree groves, vineyard-dotted hills, truffles and medieval hilltop towns: we’re not describing Tuscany but Istria, a heart-shaped... More Travel

CROATIA

Mon Chérry…

Mon Chérry…

Forced French puns aside, in the 11th hour brainstorming that usually precedes a newsletter to the trade, it occurred to me — cherries!... More Croatia

HUNGARY

Hungarian Superstitions for Szilveszter (New Year’s Eve)

Hungarian Superstitions for Szilveszter (New Year’s Eve)

It’s important to mix superstitions and alcohol whenever possible. Hungarians have a bevy of both, but especially when it concerns Szilveszter.... More Hungary
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