A Romanian road trip

  1. Quentin Sadler

    A Romanian road trip

    By Quentin Sadler
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    Like many of us, a huge part of the pleasure I take in wine is discovering new things. New regions and new grape varieties always excite for me. So when the chance came to go on a trip to Romania as a guest of the Romanian Winegrowers, with fellow wine educators...
  2. Kevin Powell

    Vinarte Romania

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    If anyone needs convincing that Romania has the potential to grow top quality grapes and make great wines this is the place to go. The Cabernet Sauvignon wines we tasted at Vinarte’s Castel Bolovani winery were up there with the best. Vinarte was founded 17 years ago and began planting...
  3. Linda Simpson

    Prince Stirbey – A wine reclaimed

    By Linda Simpson
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    Prince Stirbey wines really are royal by name: these Romanian wines are produced by Princess Ileana – granddaughter of Princess Maria Stirbey and her husband, Baron Jakob Kripp. They began winemaking in 1999 after reclaiming and reviving the historical family property, the winery of which had been designed in a...