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News and reviews and an attempt to build an English-language hub sharing news, updates and dispatches about wine and wine scene in Slovenia.

Suckling’s Singular Sensations – Slovenia Wine Notes

More press for two of Slovenia's premiere wineries, Simcic and Movia from the western Goriska brda district, from noted wine writer James Suckling in Asia Tatler, where he notes "The Five Can't-Miss Wines of Slovenia". Says Suckling: Tiny Slovenia makes some unique wines, particularly on its western border with Italy, where the same grapes as in…
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Dveri Pax, a Video Introduction – Slovenia Wine Notes

I haven't tasted anything from Dveri Pax in nearly half a decade, which roughly coincides with the time its star began to rise. Reviews in the New York Times and by noted critic Robert Parker were big boosts in 2011, as was a Decanter World Wine Award that year. This video is somewhat self-promotional in nature, but the first half includes a very…
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