Archive for February, 2007

Zlati Grič Traminec

Thursday, February 15th, 2007

This Slovenian bred variant of the German Gewuerztraminer (“spicy Traminer”) is a truly memorable wine, produced in the Maribor region. The Traminec bouquet has an aroma reminiscent of roses, linden blossoms, muscat, and a plethora of other, more subdued fragrances. The rare good vintages produce a very aromatic wine, smooth with high alcohol content and [...]

Plantaže Merlot

Friday, February 2nd, 2007

This is a Montenegrin premium red wine. The famous French variety has preserved its best properties in the vineyards around Podgorica but it has also gained gentleness and subtleties thanks to the sun, stones, and vines and the contrast of Mediterranean and continental climate. This is a very nice Merlot, best enjoyed with some Montenegrin [...]