Archive for December, 2007

Vršački Vinogradi – Vršački Rizling “Kasna Berba” 2004

Sunday, December 16th, 2007

Vršački Vinogradi (Vršac vineyards) are located in the vicinty of the town of Vršac in north-eastern Serbia. The wine is semi-sweet (or semi dry for you pesimists out there!), full bodied and quite strong (14.5%). As the name (“late crop”) suggests, it is made from very ripe Italian Riesling grapes. According to the winery, the [...]

Plantaže Cabernet Sauvignon 2006

Friday, December 14th, 2007

This is another dry red wine from the sunny Čemovsko valley near Podgorica, Montenegro. We’ve covered a few wines from the Plantaže winery in the past and this is probably the poorest of their wines, without much character. Enjoyable only with a meal. The difference in perception of this wine and the Dulka Cabernet we [...]

Dulka Cabernet Sauvignon 2005

Friday, December 14th, 2007

Dulka is one of the most famous wine producing families in the town of Sremski Karlovci, near Novi Sad in Vojvodina. They produce wine since 1920 and have won a handful of awards at the Novi Sad agricultural fair throughout the years. Apart from producing wine, this familiy also produces bermet and brandies of highest [...]