Croatian (wine) Journal, Part II

White wine pleasure in Dubrovnik  20 August 2018 By Panos Kakaviatos for After spending a few days at the charming waterfront harbor resort of Cavtat – see Part I –  I took a picturesque boat journey to Dubrovnik, which is the focus of this second part of my Croatia summer blog wine chronicle. As […]

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Wine serendipity in Switzerland

Great wines, great friends By Panos Kakaviatos for 17 August 2018 While pouring a glass of the Heida Visperterminen, Michel Falck, owner and director of the fine wine shop Au Millésime in Strasbourg, France, says that Swiss wines count among “Les meilleurs du monde“. Now, Heida Visperterminen may sound like some Swiss medicine, but […]

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Croatia (wine) Journal, Part I

Wine under the Cavtat sun 13 August 2018 By Panos Kakaviatos for Cavtat sunsets bring out your inner Monet: you feel compelled to take variations of the similar sun setting theme on your smart phone. Cavtat – pronounced “tsavtat” – is perfect for a summer break. Clean, friendly and not too bon marché, with prices […]

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