Slovenia has always been the crossroads between north and south, east and west. Many travelers brought wine making knowledge from all the prominent viticultural nations of Europe. Accordingly, French, Italian, and German influences are evident both in the growing and production of wines as well as in the terminology. Varietal wines are predominantly named after the grape, while blended wines frequently carry the name of the producing region.

Written on October 21st, 2010

A Virtual Tour of Grapes, Wines, Wineries