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A postcard leads to a discovery of a Jewish family’s lost vineyard in Hungary

A postcard leads to a discovery of a Jewish family’s lost vineyard in Hungary

HUNGARY The story started with a photo of the Jewish cemetery in Mad, Tokaj. The photo can be found on Gabor and Carolyn Banfalvi’s food and wine...
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Reviving an 8,000-year-old winemaking tradition in Georgia

Reviving an 8,000-year-old winemaking tradition in Georgia

GEORGIA Author and New York Times food columnist Melissa Clark recently interviewed John Wurdeman, an American painter who moved to the Georgian Republic...
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Wineterroirs visits Judit & József Bodó in Tokaj

Wineterroirs visits Judit & József Bodó in Tokaj

HUNGARY French photographer, writer and blogger at Wineterroirs, Bertrand Celce recently visited the Tokaj region and was impressed by the dynamism of its...
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The weird and wonderful wines from the Republic of Georgia

The weird and wonderful wines from the Republic of Georgia

GEORGIA Wine columnist Allison Alevine also attended the Republic of Georgia Wine seminar in Los Angeles last June. Georgia was a wine-producing country...
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Wine Wednesday Spotlight

#WineWednesday Spotlight #50: Carić Bogdanjuša

#WineWednesday Spotlight #50: Carić Bogdanjuša

CROATIA British-born and wine lover Paul Bradbury — who has made the island of Hvar his adopted homeland — recently launched Total Croatia...
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#WineWednesday Spotlight #39: Štoka Teran Rosé

#WineWednesday Spotlight #39: Štoka Teran Rosé

SLOVENIA Is this a best-wine-ever story? Close at least. It was a hot and sunny day in Lake Tahoe and we were hiking to find a secluded beach on the east...
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#WineWednesday Spotlight #38: Kindzmarauli Marani Rkatsiteli

#WineWednesday Spotlight #38: Kindzmarauli Marani Rkatsiteli

GEORGIA Contributed by Christine Havens, Portland-based wine writer and former winemaker who has become a Vivino featured user with over 37,000 followers...
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HUNGARY

End your summer with a sparkle

End your summer with a sparkle

Kreinbacher sparkling wine on its lees Acid, spices, smoke and volcanic heritage 4-5 million years ago, lava erupted in Somlo, building a... More Hungary

SLOVENIA

The vineyard must be full of rock’n’roll: a conversation with Miha Batič

The vineyard must be full of rock’n’roll: a conversation with Miha Batič

Batic wines have an immediate signature despite often drastic vintage variation. The tone and substance of Miha Batic is also immediately... More Slovenia

CROATIA

Atypical Wines From a Tough 2014 Istrian Vintage

Atypical Wines From a Tough 2014 Istrian Vintage

2014 was generally a tough vintage throughout the Istrian peninsula, including the nearly 50 km Slovenian coastline (Slovenska obala) that runs... More Croatia

AUSTRIA

Drink Your Way Through Austrian Wine

Drink Your Way Through Austrian Wine

This guide by Wine Folly makes it easy to learn more about Austria’s key wine grapes and styles: Gruner Veltliner, Zweigelt, Blaufrankisch,... More Austria
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