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Slovenia Wine Notes – RTV SLO on Movia’s Aleš Kristančič, “Winemaker on first name basis with kings”

Another feature on Slovenia's best known winemaker, Aleš Kristančič from the Movia Estate in western Slovenia's Goriška Brda district, this time in Radio/TV Slovenia's English language service. Full disclosure #1: my family had a small wine importing business when I was living in the US and we were Movia's first US importer. While our…
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LA Times: ‘Wild wild wines’ from SLO

Nice feature article in yesterday's LA Times, a generally positive overview of a handful of Slovenian wines that are making their way onto the menus of the trendiest of restaurants. (I shouldn't fault the writer too much for this wildly off the mark remark -- "When the region emerged from Soviet control in 1991 ..."-- but I will. They really should…
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