A few forgotten grapes. Debeli Rtic, near Ankaran, Slovenia
A few forgotten grapes. Debeli Rtic, near Ankaran, Slovenia

Slovenian Wine Notes – Slovenian Winemakers Collect 47 Medals at 2016 Decanter World Wine Awards

Slovenian winemakers won 47 medals at the 2016 Decanter World Wine Awards, the 13th edition of the UK wine magazine’s annual competition.

Of those, two were platinum, four were gold, 10 silver and 31 bronze. All medal winners are listed below alphabetically, with region and district (if applicable).

Radio/TV SLO’s English service has a brief profile on Aljoša Jakončič, who won platinum for his Carolina Rebula and gold for his Carolina Bela (white) blend.

  • Platinum
    Bjana, Brut Zero, Primorska, Goriška Brda, 2010
    Jakončič, Carolina Rebula, Primorska, Goriška Brda, 2013
  • Gold
    Jakončič, Carolina Bela (white), Primorska, Goriška Brda, 2012
    Jeruzalem Ormož, Yellow Muscat, Podravje, Štajerska, 2015
    Ptujska Klet, Pullus Chardonnay, Podravje, Štajerska, 2011
    Vino Gross, Colles, Podravje, Štajerska, 2013
  • Silver
    Bjana, Brut Rosé, Primorska, Goriška Brda, NV
    Dveri-Pax, Renski Rizling, Podravje, Ljutomer-Ormož, 2015
    Gomila, Single Vineyard Furmint, Podravje, Štajerska, 2015
    Krainz, Traminer Ilovci, Podravje, Štajerska, 2012
    Primar, Jantar, Primorska, Goriška Brda, 2014
    Puklavec & Friends, Furmint, Podravje, Štajerska, 2013
    Puklavec & Friends, Pinot Grigio, Podravje, Štajerska, 2015
    Vinakras, Teranton, Primorska, Kras, 2011
    Vinakras, Izbrani Teran, Primorska, Kras, 2015
    Zlati Gric, Sauvignon Blanc, Podravje, Štajerska, 2015
  • Bronze
    Bjana, Brut, Primorska, Goriška Brda, NV
    Colja, Izbrani Teran, Primorska, Kras, 2011
    Dveri Pax, Laški Rizling, Podravje, Štajerska, 2015
    Dveri Pax, Sauvignon Blanc, Podravje, Maribor, 2015
    Dveri Pax, Šipon Furmint, Podravje, Štajerska, 2015
    Dveri Pax, Šipon Ilovci Furmint, Podravje, Ljutomer-Ormož, 2012
    Dveri Pax, Traminec, Podravje, Ljutomer-Ormož, 2015
    Dveri-Pax, Chardonnay, Podravje, Štajerska, 2015
    Dveri-Pax, Modri Pinot Noir, Podravje, Maribor, 2012
    Dveri-Pax, Sivi Pinot Gris, Podravje, Ljutomer-Ormož, 2015
    Fornazarič, Chardonnay, Primorska, Vipava, 2012
    Frelih, Kappelman Brut, Posavje, Dolenjska, NV
    Istenič, Gourmet Rose Brut, Posavje, Bizeljsko-Brežice, 2006
    Istenič, No.1 Cuvée Speciale, Posavje, Bizeljsko-Brežice, NV
    Joannes, Renski Rizling, Štajerska, 2012
    Krainz, Sipon, Podravje, Štajerska, 2015
    Krainz, Sipon Trockenbeerenauslese, Podravje, Štajerska, 2011
    Kz Šmarje, Sauvignon, Podravje, Šmarje-Virštanj, 2015
    Kz Šmarje, Emino Chardonnay, Podravje, Šmarje-Virštanj, 2015
    P&F Wineries, Puklavec & Friends, Furmint, Podravje, Štajerska, 2015
    Ptujska Klet, Pullus Chardonnay, Podravje, Štajerska, 2015
    Ptujska Klet, Pullus Traminec, Podravje, Štajerska, 2015
    Ptujska Klet, Pullus Sauvignon, Podravje, Štajerska, 2015
    Radgonske Gorice Sauvignon, Podravje, Radgona-Kapela, 2015
    Radgonske Gorice Zlata Radgonska Penina Brut, Podravje, Radgona-Kapela, 2012
    Simonič, Semiška Penina Brut, Posavje, Bela Krajina, NV
    Vinakoper, Capris Cabernet Shiraz, Primorska, Koper, 2011
    Vinakoper, Capris Refošk, Primorska, Koper, 2012
    Vinakras, Teran Prestige, Primorska, Kras, 2014
    Vinakras, Vitovska Prestige, Primorska, Kras, 2013
    Frelih, Zeleni Silvanec, Posavje, Dolenjska, NV
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