7 Jun 2018

Croatia, Slovenia & Friuli Wine Masterclass

The Scotch Malt Whisky Society in Leith, Edinburgh

Croatia, Slovenia & Friuli Wine Tasting in EdinburghA fun tasting exploring the wines of Croatia, Slovenia and neighbouring northeast Italian wine region of Friuli.

Sample 13 white and red wines and discover the diversity of native grapes and wine styles produced in these countries - with Rose as your guide. 

Explore lesser known grapes from white Sipon, Ribolla Gialla, Malvazia, Picolit and Friulano to red Blaufrankisch, Teran, Schioppettino, Merlot and Refosco.

The borderland of Friuli in north east Italy makes some of the country's best white wines.  Slovenia's thrilling zesty white wines are often compared to New Zealand - and Croatia makes crackingly good Italian-inspired reds.

Visuals will illustrate the beautiful vineyards and regions.

A selection of cheeses will also be served.

Times:  7.30pm start   9.30pm finish