Category Archives: Slovenian Foods

Highlights of Taste of Slovenia May 30-June 9, 2014— You still have time to join us.

The Taste of Slovenia 2014 tour has many new food experiences this year and offers the opportunity to meet the local people who are producing real and artisanal foods.  The tour has a few places still available for interested persons. … Continue reading

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Taste of Slovenia 2014 tour announced, May 30- June 9, 2014

We are very proud to announce that our second annual premier culinary tour, Taste of Slovenia, will take place May 30 to June 9, 2014, showcasing the traditional and local cuisines of this small jewel of a country.  You may ask, … Continue reading

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Slovenian white wines take gold medals

Slovenia has basically three main wine producing centers: Primorska, Posavje and Podravje.  On our 2013 Taste of Slovenia tour we tasted wines mainly from the Primorska Region, which includes those of the Vipava Valley, Karst, Goriska Brda and Slovenian Istria, … Continue reading

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Mineral water and health – Radenska and Donat mineral water in the US

Several members in the Taste of Slovenia tour group visiting Slovenia in May 2013, remarked how well they felt in Slovenia, and that their joints did not bother them, despite the amount of walking and activity. But there was also a … Continue reading

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Piranske Soline at Taste of Slovenia Real Food Tour

On our Taste of Slovenia Real Food Tour this past May, 2013, our group visited the Saltpans on the Piran Bay. Salt is still being harvested here and many shops dot the countryside selling versions of the salt, including the “fleur … Continue reading

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Taste of Slovenia tour group member gives her impressions of Slovenia

With permission of Gillian Jacobs from UK, who was a member of our tour group to Slovenia in May 2013, I am publishing excerpts from her blog on Slovenia.  She is a new blogger and her site is called Wise … Continue reading

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Beekeepers celebrate important milestones in May 2013

On the ‘Taste of Slovenia Tour’ this past May we visited the new Apiary Center at Lesce, which is near to Lake Bled.   The day before our visit there Slovenian beekeepers celebrated the 130th anniversary of the Radovljica Apiculture Society … Continue reading

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