Wines of Balkans blog

A Romanian vineyard covered with snow
Europe's New World: Romania

Experiencing the world of Romanian wine 10 years ago was like riding a horse drawn carriage. Experiencing it now is like riding a Ferrari; it is high tech, fast and sexy.

Razvan Macici with his wines
Romanian winemaker Razvan Macici made his name in South Africa

'As from January 2001 I assumed a Cellar Master’s position at Nederburg, and I am still here. I have already 11 vintages under my belt and 2011 harvest is my 21st vintage overall'

Istrians produce both great white and red wines
Discover Superb Wines of Istria

Many Istrians regard wine as an inexplicable unearthly sacred potion, a necessity & passion, the essence of culture of living, as nourishment & liquor, prayer and a curse. Istrians have been historically devoted to the grapevine.

Holding a bottle of Aurelius <br />from Kovačević Winery, <br />Serbia
The first "Wine labyrinth" in Belgrade

The first Belgrade "Wine labyrinth" will take place on October 21st and 22nd, in Barutana in the Kalemegdan park, with the participation of 50 wineries from 10 countries.