Owner and founder Jack Mariani, who loves to cook, told me about the walnut liqueur his Croatian grandfather used to make, called Orahovac. The same spiciness you can smell when you crack open the green walnut (tho
Small group wine tasting and lunch/dinner tour near Split, Croatia to learn about Zinfandel's Croatian origin. This variety is widely considered an American original, Zinfandel has found its way to become a Thanksgiving Day classic.
Ivy and Keith call New York City home but decided on a destination wedding in California's wine country. And really, can you blame them? It's a little slice of heaven on earth where the vino is always flowing, and weddings
Zinfandel – a Croatian grape variety It's Friday, so wine topic is in order... the mystery of a famous wine variety is finally solved - Zinfandel’s roots were found in Kaštela near Split. Zinfandel is actually Tribidrag, which has been known in Croatia since the 15th century. Fifteen years after the big discovery that Zinfandel was actually Tribidrag or Crljenak kaštelanski, this great grape variety is coming back to its homeland. Woohoo! :) #croatia #touristar #wine #history #zinfandel