Its vineyards produced the ancestor of Zinfandel, and its modern vintages are attracting international attention and awards. As Croatia enters the EU in 2013, European wine consumers will have several new exciting options.
With 18km of coast, nestled between 2 UNESCO towns, a Game of Thrones filmset, an international airport and marina on the doorstep, rich heritage and the birthplace of Zinfandel, is the future of Kastela looking bright?
Another international organic gold medal for the Svirce Cooperative on the island of Hvar in Croatia.
The potential exists to further develop wine tourism in a region with a rich gastronomic history.
An aerial view of the largest vineyard on the Mediterranean islands, some 261 hectares, which Plancic has under concession for 50 years
Marija Plenkovic from Vina Caric from Hvar given an interview for the media. Caric is one of the rising stars of the Croatian wine scene, with recent exports to American and Italy.