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My Top Bulgarian Rose Wines

Jul 19, 2011 2 Comments by

Since last reviewing my top Bulgarian wines, there has been more and more competition in the world of Bulgarian wine. Some prices have come down, including my favourite, the top Enira 2007. Now 16 lev at Metro. But it’s hot and sunny here, and I’ve become attached to some more than acceptable rose´ wines. Summer [...]

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The Beer Guide To Bulgaria

Sep 27, 2010 8 Comments by

End of September, autumn has officially arrived, and in Munich the October fest is at full blast. What would I like to do to make the summer stay a little bit longer? Chill out in a sunny country and have some beer. I confess that I am a real ale fan. A bit of a [...]

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How A Bolyarka Beer Saved Me From Blast Injury. A Trabant Fest In Velhiko Tarnovo

Mar 23, 2010 No Comments by

Nope not another Bansko video report! Time for a weekend escape. Trabant fans know that the picture above is from the medieval historical capital of Bulgaria, Velhiko Tarnovo and the Trabant Fest. So much to do and see, that on Saturday, after an early morning climb up to the Tsaravets fortress, I headed straight for, [...]

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Top 10 Bulgarian Wines: My Winner

Oct 10, 2009 14 Comments by

A little while back I took a look at the Top 20 Bulgarian Wines as voted by Bacchus Magazine. I also reviewed some of the Bulgarian beers in this article too. But today its the time of year when nothing like a good wine will do. For three must try reds, and one amazing white, [...]

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Which Bulgarian Wine And Beer Is Best?

Feb 10, 2009 5 Comments by

It’s not widely recognized that Bulgaria produces world class wine. They fail to hit the price points for exporting quality wine. But fear not, when in Bulgaria you will be spoilt for choice. Tip: Chardonnay and Muscat (Muscadet) seem to be the best white wines (check out Menada’s Trinity white wine). The top 20 wines [...]

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