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What Do Women Like to Drink?

What Do Women Like to Drink?

What do women like to drink? It has happened more than once that a gift is a failure. That the drink does not go with the dress, or more often, with the mood (we know, an eternal riddle). All sorts of horrors happened in cafes, and for the party organizer there is no...

St Martin’s Day in Slovenia

St Martin’s Day in Slovenia

St Martin's Day in Slovenia is very popular. Wine is a drink that is part of Slovenian culture, a heritage that has accompanied us through the centuries. We dedicated 3 holidays to him. On May 25, we celebrate Urban's Day, the day when the vine is already in bloom,...

Maceration of Wine Must

The maceration of wine must is a process in which lightly squeezed grapes are soaked in their own liquid. Maceration is one of the early steps in wine production, which takes place in the wine cellar immediately after the arrival of the clusters from the vineyard to...

Adding Sugar to Wine Must Is Allowed Only Exceptionally

Adding Sugar to Wine Must Is Allowed Only Exceptionally

Exceptionally, due to the insufficient amount of sugar in the must and the associated alcohol level adding sugar to the wine must is allowed. What are sugars, how are they formed, when are they allowed to be added and how do we properly dose the required amount? Sugar...

Are You Ready for the Grape Harvest?

Are You Ready for the Grape Harvest?

In this period, many winegrowers ask themselves whether I am ready for the grape harvest and what I still have to do to be absolutely prepared. It took a lot of time, care, and a lot of sweat to meet the expectations of every winegrower, who quietly and fearfully...

What Is the Ideal Temperature to Store Wine?

What Is the Ideal Temperature to Store Wine?

The ideal storage is a cellar with enough humidity and with the ideal temperature to store wine, which is between 10 and 15 degrees Celsius. A good substitute for a basement is a refrigerator, preferably a wine refrigerator cabinet. No one wants a quality wine to...

The Best Wines for Aging

The Best Wines for Aging

Which wines are the best wines for aging or - correctly - for more extended maturation in the bottle? The saying that the older the wine is, the better it is, is not entirely true, as most wines that come on the market are optimal for drinking at that time. But some...

Benefits and Uses of Grapeseed Oil

Benefits and Uses of Grapeseed Oil

Uses of grapeseed oil extend from cosmetics to medicine and cuisine. It may be difficult for those unfamiliar to associate grapes with oil, but grape seeds contain just the latter. It is light green in color and is an excellent antioxidant. It is generally believed...

Is Wine Good for Health?

Is Wine Good for Health?

Is wine good for health? Wine can be a healing and invigorating drink, but it can also lead to addiction. Wine can benefit health, but it can also seriously harm it. Numerous researches and studies are circulating in the media and on the Internet, which are often very...

Chemical Composition of Grapes

Chemical Composition of Grapes

Grape is a vibrant and healthy fruit The chemical composition of grapes is wealthy. Grapes contain various ingredients that belong to many chemical groups. At maturity, the most important components of grapes are sugars, acids, minerals, nitrogen, pectin, vitamins,...

Wine Gift Basket For Any Occasion

Wine Gift Basket For Any Occasion

For glorious moments in life or any celebration, wine is necessary to have. Celebrations and parties are considered as being incomplete unless there is wine present because wine makes it an ideal gift for practically any circumstance. Wine gift basket is an excellent...

Where to Buy Ice Wine?

Where to Buy Ice Wine?

Although there are several types of wine you buy, the most unknown are ice wines. So where to buy ice wine if it is so rare on the market? Ice wine is a very rare form of wine. Ice wine is a wine that is produced in certain types of weather conditions. Ice wine is...

Learn About Wine Tasting

Learn About Wine Tasting

Wine tasting is a unique experience. But to become an excellent wine taster, it is necessary to learn about wine tasting. Each person will find it in their own way, but most of them do not taste it at all. Of course, you can taste something other than water in your...

Everything About the Wine Cellar Equipment

Everything About the Wine Cellar Equipment

A wine cellar is a place dedicated to the care and storage of wine. In this article, therefore, we will write everything about the wine cellar equipment. There are many processes in wine cellars. We can speak about many processes in the long path from the grape...

Champagne Flutes or Glasses?

Champagne Flutes or Glasses?

We will no longer drink Champagne and other sparkling wines from narrow, upright glasses, also called flutes, because some have resolved the dilemma "Champagne Flutes or Glasses" in favor of glasses. So we will drink Champagne henceforth from wider wine glasses....

What to Do with Bad Wine?

What to Do with Bad Wine?

When you have opened the wine, it is best to drink it in the next 24 hours, after which its taste begins to change noticeably. But once the wine breaks down and you no longer enjoy it, you don't have to throw it away. What to do with bad wine? You can do a lot with it...

Design Your Own Wine Labels

Design Your Own Wine Labels

Brewing homemade wine is a real pleasure venture. But after the production of wine, it's time to design your own wine labels. Just as significant as the making of your wine is, labeling the outcome is as necessary. For one, it benefits you to classify the wine that...

Which Wine Is the Best for Me?

Which Wine Is the Best for Me?

Among wine lovers, wine taste is a topic we can talk about for hours. But do you ever ask yourself which wine is the best for me? However, some people do not drink wine or claim that they are not fans of the wine drop. The most common reason for this is that they did...

What Does Chardonnay Taste Like?

What Does Chardonnay Taste Like?

What does chardonnay taste like? From the sophistication of sparkling wine to the timeless dry white wine. From juicy fruit to buttery, ripe notes. It is because of the endless possibilities of interpretation that Chardonnay has become an everlasting classic in every...

How to Choose the Right Wine Glasses for You?

How to Choose the Right Wine Glasses for You?

There are several things to consider when you need to decide how to choose the right wine glasses for you. Discover this secret in this article. If you used wooden, clay cups, or heavily decorated crystal glasses, the colors would not be seen at all or very difficult....

Wine Tasting Tips for Beginners

Wine Tasting Tips for Beginners

Attending tasting events can be a great experience with a lot of fun, although many people choose not to attend such an event because of some kind of irrational fear - whether they don't know what to do or what to expect. Although there are no secrets to wine tasting,...

Special Wine Gifts

Special Wine Gifts

For almost every occasion, such as special moments and holidays, wine is a great gift. So read this article to get some ideas on special wine gifts. From informal gatherings to wedding celebrations and parties, wine is a gift that is really hard to beat. There are...

What Is the Best Temperature to Store Wine?

What Is the Best Temperature to Store Wine?

Although the position should not be neglected when storing wine, the most critical issue, in general, is how to achieve the best temperature to store wine. Although you may not have the ideal storage conditions, you should always have the optimum temperature level....

A Short Guide to Whiskey Drinking

A Short Guide to Whiskey Drinking

This short guide to whiskey drinking is meant to remind you of this noble drink although you prefer wine. In the spirit of translation, whiskey equates to "water of life". Whiskey arose from Scotland during the very early 1400s but is no less popular worldwide today....

Lake Bohinj in Slovenia: Where the Peace Meets the Beauty

Lake Bohinj in Slovenia: Where the Peace Meets the Beauty

Lake Bohinj in Slovenia with its surroundings is one of the main natural pearls of Slovenia. It lies within the Triglav National Park in the embrace of the beautiful Julian Alps. Crystal clear water offers bathing pleasures between June and September, and the...

Does Alcohol Kill Coronavirus?

Does Alcohol Kill Coronavirus?

Does alcohol kill coronavirus? Do mosquitoes transmit infection? Do hand dryers destroy coronaviruses? Answers on this and many other questions. As the coronavirus epidemic spreads, so does inaccurate information about how the virus is transmitted and how it can be...

What Is a Wine Cave, a Natural Wine Cave?

What Is a Wine Cave, a Natural Wine Cave?

What is a wine cave? What is that real and natural wine cave? There are places and locations that still amaze and fascinate. Here in Slovenia is a beautiful sandy world, so unique and yet undiscovered. Is it a miracle of nature or the work of human hands? Or both?...

Why Do We Celebrate With Champagne?

Why Do We Celebrate With Champagne?

Celebrate with champagne or sparkling wine in any occasion because bubbles are the celebration in a glass. And nothing has to do more with the celebration as a bottle of champagne or any other sparkling wine. Let us immediately tell the difference, if, by chance, you...

Wine Cellar Maintenance

Wine Cellar Maintenance

Unfortunately, few growers can boast that they have a cellar that would at least somewhat meet the requirements of modern wine cellar maintenance. As a rule, this is one room where the grapes are processed, the must is boiled, and the wine ripens. The basement, or...

Is Drinking Wine Healthy?

Is Drinking Wine Healthy?

Bad day at work, bad news, a quarrel with a close person, fatigue, or that horrible feeling of dullness and low energy. Is drinking wine healthy in this case? We all sometimes have a bad day. We call them "the days when I got up on my left foot." In the evening, when...

Wooden Barrels for Wine

Wooden Barrels for Wine

Most of us are familiar with archaeologically restored clay vessels and amphorae from Greek and Roman sites: these clay vessels preceded wooden vessels for storing wine and other liquids. But according to some sources, the existence of open wooden vessels in Egypt has...

Climate Change and the Wine Industry

Climate Change and the Wine Industry

Many problems have been identified in the investigation of climate change and the wine industry. So let us also address a few words to this problem.  A group of researchers has developed a model to collect data on the development of the 11 most common grape varieties...

The Historical Aspect of Wine Cellar Construction

The Historical Aspect of Wine Cellar Construction

We can consider that a wine cellar is every room where wine is stored. Wineries are large wine cellars with industrial technology for the production, storage, and distribution of wines. Wine Cellar Construction Development There are three main developmental periods in...

Commercial Wine Making Equipment

Commercial Wine Making Equipment

Commercial wine making equipment can be divided into three parts: grape takeover, winery, and bottling. Production in modern wine cellars must be technologically sophisticated if winemakers want the enormous quantities of wine they produce to be of superior quality....

How to Prune Grape Vines?

How to Prune Grape Vines?

The vine is a climber by nature, which has evolved freely and unrestrictedly throughout history. So if we want to achieve coexistence between us and the vines we have to learn how to prune grape vines. When the man realized its usefulness, he began to cultivate and...

How to Create a Wine Cellar?

How to Create a Wine Cellar?

In this article, I do not talk about how to create a wine cellar in the literal sense of the word, but I am talking about a wine stash or a stock that will adequately accompany you on any occasion. While you are still discovering the wine world and have not defined...

What Is an Orange Wine?

What Is an Orange Wine?

What is an orange wine? Orange wine is a mixed concept - in the sense of presentation and sensory interpretation (sight, smell, taste). Like white wine, it is made from white grape varieties. This is, in fact, the only thing these two sorts of wine have the same. The...

Enjoy With Best of Organic Wines

Enjoy With Best of Organic Wines

We live in a time where people are quickly hooked on everything that has in their name: natural, bio, eco, or organic. Sp, wine lovers wish to enjoy the best of organic wines too. It is also a logical counterpoint to today's lifestyle, so it is not surprising that we...

Types of Wine Glasses and Their Uses

Types of Wine Glasses and Their Uses

All types of wine glasses and their uses follow the same tulip-shaped layout and have three essential elements: the foundation, which keeps the glass vertical, the stem, which allows somebody to hold the glass without shifting their body heat into the wine, and an...

When to Prune Grape Vines?

When to Prune Grape Vines?

So when to prune grape vines? The vine pruning is one of the first winter-spring manual works in our vineyards and is the most demanding task for the winemaker. The pruning regulates the yield and load of the vine, which decisively affects the quality of the grapes...

Ljubljana Is the Capital City of Slovenia

Ljubljana Is the Capital City of Slovenia

Independent of Yugoslavia since June 1991, Slovenia is a parliamentary republic, member of the European Union since the spring of 2004. Ljubljana is the capital city of Slovenia. Other big cities: Maribor, Kranj. Slovenia is a central European state on the southern...

Slovenia’s Agriculture

Slovenia’s Agriculture

Through this article, we give you the opportunity to discover Slovenia's agriculture. Of course, even through the eyes of the winemaker, what my hobby is. Agriculture is a minor sector of the Slovenian economy, due to the low agricultural potential due to the...

Restore Your Taste Buds

Restore Your Taste Buds

The taste buds could be off, especially if they are not in use. But you are able to restore your taste buds by changing your diet and quitting smoking. But in this article, we will write about taste and food generally. More about "restore your taste buds" you can read...

Factors That Influence Your Appetite

Factors That Influence Your Appetite

These following questions will be the subject of our article: What is the appetite? What are the factors that influence your appetite? Food is the first concern of man from a biological point of view. Indeed, it is vital for a human being to feed themselves. Our diet...

The Slovenian Language Is a Unique Language

The Slovenian Language Is a Unique Language

Through this article, I invite you to a language ballad: at the heart of the Slovenian language - its history, its spoken language and its place in the Slovenian nation. Together, let's discover this wonderful typical language to the people of Slovenia. If one were to...

A Brief History of the Slovenian People

A Brief History of the Slovenian People

In this article, we're going to show you the short History of the Slovenian People From Independence to Membership in the EU. Independent for the first time in 1991 after its separation from the Yugoslav Federation, Slovenia is one of the smallest and least populated...

Visit the Slovenian Coast

Visit the Slovenian Coast

The Adriatic Sea (from the Latin: Mare Hadriaticum or Mare Adriaticum) is a sea separating the Italian peninsula from the Balkan Peninsula. The Adriatic is the most northerly stretch of the Mediterranean Sea extending from the Otranto Canal (where it joins the Ionian...

The Benefits and History of Thalassotherapy

The Benefits and History of Thalassotherapy

So many types of therapies are within our reach. Do you know about thalassotherapy? What is the history of thalassotherapy? What are its benefits? Check out all the answers in this article. Thalassotherapy (from the Greek thalassa therapia: sea cure) can be defined as...

Slovenia-Safest Countries to Visit

Slovenia-Safest Countries to Visit

According to international organizations, Slovenia is one of the seven safest countries to travel. In 2019, travelers are expected to have the most dangers in Syria, Libya, Afghanistan, and Somalia. You can read more about Slovenia on the WIKIPEDIA website. In short,...

Traditional Slovenian Food and Drinks

Traditional Slovenian Food and Drinks

Slovenia. Yes, Slovenia. You may have heard of this wonderful country: Slovenia. Slovenia is a central European country known for its mountains, ski resorts, and lakes. On Lake Bled, a glacial lake fed by hot springs, the town of Bled has an island on which stand a...