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Wine of the Week: Movia's Veliko Belo

This week’s wine of the week is from Movia, a classic Slovenian winery that has a true cult following in the United States. Slovenia is on my mind after I read an article in the Travel section of the… 351 more words

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Movia Vila Marija

Slovenia (Brda/Friuli)



This is my first wine from Slovenia, and for those familiar with wines from that part of the world it is likely not a surprise that it is made by Movia, the best known winery in the country. 467 more words

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Movia's Pinot Grigio featured in The Wall Street Journal

In Friuli I had really stunning examples from Lis Neris and Vie di Romans, but of course we all know the syndrome of the little country wine that tastes unbelievably great in context, on the home court, when one is on vacation, surrounded by scenic ruins and charming rustics. 968 more words


The Story of Movia - by Aleš Kristančič

Movia is a story of tradition and innovation, a story of respect and daring. Above all it is a story. Movia has charmed all who visit the estate and hear the story, giving into the passionate flow of words with which Aleš Kristančič tells the story of the winery and the wine. 94 more words


Congratulations to Movia!

Congratulations to Movia and the whole team: Wine & Spirits have selected Movia as a Winery of the Year.

Each year, their blind tasting panels reviews more than 10,000 wines and passes the best along to their critics. 125 more words


You can take foxes outta the country but...

From the “just for fun” department…

Life’s been a little stressful lately and there’s so much negativity going around right now in the world of wine that I thought it was time for some “just for fun.” 370 more words

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Slovenia Day 1: Movia (my barrique epiphany)

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Taste and chat at Jaynes: Thursday I’ll be pouring wine all night at Jaynes Gastropub in University Hts. (San Diego). Please stop by. 797 more words

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