Taste the Wines: A trip to the hinterland of Slovenian Istria
Enjoying great food and excellent wine is the recipe for a perfect day.
Malvasia Sinfonietta Marina, red Muscat, Muscat or Malvasia Pristna. And then some Refosco, white and red Bordeaux, Biancher, Momjan Muscat, Grey Pinot and much more. This is a true hedonistic trip!
A great choice for anyone who likes to get to know (new) wines. During the drive to Nova Vas over Dragonja, you will learn about the characteristics of the terrain where the malvasia grapevine thrives.
First stop: Pucer winery
Your journey begins at the Pucer winery, but you should know that the winemaker Pucer from Vrh is a special person. The most important thing for him is the quality of the wine production; his own comfort comes second. You can taste his great wine standing by the wine barrel, in the garden or in the wine cellar - it doesn't matter where - it's only important to be in good company.
Malvasia Sinfonietta Marina, red Muscat, Muscat or Malvasia Pristna are a great accompaniment to a chat. In the end, you simply have to try them one by one to pass on your wine experience to your friends.
Second stop: A tasting at the unique Mahnič Farm
If you think you know a lot about Slovenian wines now, prepare for a pleasant “shock”: you are just getting started. At the Mahnič family farm in Dragonja, continue with Malvasia, Refosco, white and red Bordeaux, Bianchera, Momjan Muscat, Cypriot, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir…
Let your hosts surprise you.
It is important that you take enough time and arrange transportation back so that you can fully relax and indulge in wine tasting at the unique Mahnič family farm. So ”Feel & Taste Wine. ” Just like that.