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Grasevina Krizevci, Krizevci Vineyards, Croatia, 2012, 12%, C$11.95 (LCBO)

Here’s one for the century club members out there – those of us trying to record tasting at least 100 different varieties of grapes.  It’s one we don’t see very often in the BC market – in fact, this bottle of Grasevina or Welschriesling came from Croatia, but via Ontario. 102 more words



First up were eight Croatian Grasevinas. Despite my reservations, I found myself enjoying most of them. We tasted vertical pairs of wines from 2012 and 2013. 79 more words

Grape Varieties

What's coming up from Croatia's top winemakers? A sneak peek...

Having really enjoyed the seminar about the top Plavac wines, we wanted to learn more about the best wines from other parts of Croatia. The seminar by the wine authority Darko Baretić promised an insight into the thought processes of  some of the best known winemakers and what is in store from them over the coming months and years. 1,174 more words


Sunday Snapshot: The Vines of Kutjevo

Vineyards in the hills of Kutjevo in the Slavonia wine growing region of continental Croatia – a very sweet spot for the white variety, Graševina! :-)

Wine Regions

Sunday Snapshot: Old Cellar at Iločki Podrumi

Iločki Podrumi, located in the town of Ilok in the Srijem wine growing region of northeastern Croatia, administers one of the oldest wine cellars in Croatia, dating back to the 15th Century. 44 more words

Wine Tourism


Graševina Daruvar 2011

Croatia makes wine? I had asked the same question upon learning that they do indeed make wine and some fine, fine wine at that! 218 more words


Photo Essay: A Walk Among the Vines with Vlado Krauthaker, Kutjevo, Croatia

Vinarija Krauthaker vineyards, Kutjevo, Slavonia, Croatia – April 2012

(Photos © 2012 Cliff Rames)

Wine Tourism