Category Archives: Slovenia

Kabaj Goriška Brda Rebula – 2007 – 9.2 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

This wine a rebula with a cause is expressive; deeply golden in color — a varietal that is found in neighbouring Italy and known as Ribolla Gialla.  Very dry–low alcohol and high acid.  A very nice example of Rebula and … Continue reading

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Črnko Jareninčan Maribor White Blend – 2009 – 8.9 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

]This is a Slovenian wine from the producer Crnko and it is from the Maribor wine region in Slovenia – 40% Riesling, 30% Sauvignon Blanc and 30% Chardonnay. 11% alcohol.  Wasy drinking and easy to enjoy.  This is a dry … Continue reading

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Kabaj Goriška Brda Sivi Pinot – 2008 – 9.0 – James Meléndez / James the Wine Guy

A Slovenian Pinot Grigio; elegant and dry; notes of dry citrus–green and yellow, cardamom, fennel and slight vanilla. Website: http://www.bluedanubewine.com/winery/kabaj/ *** ¡Salud! James the Wine Guy http://jamesthewineguy.com/ *** James the Wine Guy–”Demystifying Wine…One Bottle at a Time” A plethora of wine … Continue reading

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