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.
The Benvenuti family winemakers - father and sons.
The harbour at Sveta Nedjelja on Hvar
Jagul Wine Cellar in the heart of Imotski centre is one of the best preserved komobas in the region, and home to the Glavota range of wines.
Jagul Wine Cellar
Vinistra is Croatia's most important wine fair each year.
An aerial view of the largest vineyard on the Mediterranean islands, some 261 hectares, which Plancic has under concession for 50 years
Hvar Wine Association president Ivana Krstulovic Caric has been a driving force for promoting the Hvar wine story since becoming president in 2012. Here she presents the island's wines at the Tomic winery in Jelsa.