Category Archives: Slovenia

Top 50 Under Realised Wine Regions/Countries in the World – James Melendez

There are so many wine regions on the planet and many that are either rarely found at wine retailer or a restaurant wine list.  I wanted to create this wine list because there are so many wine countries that are … Continue reading

Posted in Abruzzo, Alto Adige/Südtirol, Anderson Valley, Aragon, Australia, Basilicata, Basque Country, Bierzo D.O., Calabria, Canary Islands, Catalunya, Cava, Côte du Jura, Corsica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Czech Wines, English Wines, Friuli Venezia-Giulia, Germany, Grand Valley, Greece, Hungary, Lazio, Liguria, Loire Valley, Marin County, Mexico, Molise, Montsant, Murcia, New York, Paso Robles, Portugal, Portuguese Wine, Puglia, Santa Barbara, Santa Cruz Mountains, Savoie, Sicily/Sicilia, Slovenia, South Africa, Southern Oregon, Val de Loire, Valle d'Aosta, Virginia, Washington State | 1 Comment

Kabaj Goriška Brda Rebula – 2007 – 9.2 – James Melendez

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

Posted in Ribolla Gialla, Slovenia | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Chardonnay, Maribor, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Slovenia, White Blend | 1 Comment

Kabaj Goriška Brda Sivi Pinot – 2008 – 9.0 – James Melendez

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

Posted in Goriška Brda, Pinot Grigio, Slovenia | Leave a comment