It’s good to reminisce a little about wine trips and looking back at notes and photos when some time has passed between the visit and writing of an article is one of the best ways to revisit. My visit with some other #winelovers to Komarna, Croatia’s newest wine region, right in the south of Dalmatia is no exception to… Read more →
UNCOVERING KOMARNA: MEDITERRANEAN’S NEW WINE FRONTIER
After the great #SeeYouInZagreb three day #winelover event on mid-September, five of us left to Southern Dalmatia, on a tour organized by Croatia Premium Wine Import (www.crotianpremiumwine.com) , a company based in the United States, owned by Mirena Bagur and her husband Win Burke. They are focused on Komarna Wine Region, which is located in Dubrovačka Neretvanska county, Croatia’s… Read more →
#winelover went bananas on Madeira wine
There are places that you need to visit. Madeira is such a place. This is an island of immense beauty and fantastic natural scenic spots. It is also an island with some of the best wines you’ll ever find. The ocean and the volcanos are the base of the wines. The grapes are the stars and the winemakers paint on… Read more →
Madeira is for #winelover-s. Thank you!
My dear friends and fellow #winelover-s, The 7th celebration of the anniversary of #winelover community comes to an end… And what a celebration! 🙏 I just want to say a few words:1. Thank you so much Ana Sofia de Oliveira for making it happen. You did an amazing job out of organizing one of the best celebrations we ever had. Thanks to you, Madeira… Read more →
Open letter to the Sommeliers Choice Awards
Open letter to the Sommeliers Choice Awards: Fellow members of the Sommeliers Choice Awards, Yesterday I found out via a posting on Facebook that I was included on your “Top Wine Influencers In 2019 You Need to Pay Attention To.” So let me start where I should: Thank you very very much for including me. This was greatly appreciated. However, my… Read more →
One of the brightest stars in Romania: Budureasca Vineyards.
Last November, I had the opportunity to visit the Dealu Mare region in Romania with a small group of #winelover-s, under the great guidance of our ambassador of the country: Razvan Stoenescu I was very impressed with Budureasca for a few reasons: 1. It is one of the most modern wineries I know of in Romania. 2. Their winemaker –… Read more →
Burgundy: People with a Passion for Wine
This is a film project that brings #winelover-s together. I met the film maker, Rudi Goldman, in our facebook group while he was doing post production of the film. I think the first time was when he was seeking funding for the film through crowd funding. He has since become a valued member in our community. A few months later,… Read more →
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. • During October, please make of your profile picture and your cover photo tools for awareness (#winelover t-shirt against cancer, #winelover against cancer logo, etc) • Especially during this month, we want to help those affected by breast cancer with education and… Read more →
Burgundy: People with a Passion for Wine (Official Trailer)
Official Trailer for New Burgundy documentary film – 2016 Release! Using a colorful mosaic of stories, this documentary film demystifies the world-famous French winemaking region and offers a rare, insider glimpse into the lives of the passionate people working in Burgundy’s wine industry. Visit the website and opt-in for the latest news: http://www.burgundypeoplewithapassionforwine.com/ Music Credits: TITLE: France – Old… Read more →