Legacy Lives On With “Stomaklija” Each nation on this planet has that one thing that ties them with their past and bridges to the future, its legacy. Tradition, culture, land, are all a part of the legacy. When it comes to culture, food and drinks are as important as language, music or dance. … [Read more...]
If you ever visit or meet someone from the ex-Yugoslavia, and ask about Vinjak, you’ll get a straight answer that this is something more than just a drink. It’s a spirit with a tradition and long history of consummation in this region. The story behind, it's also quite interesting. If you looking to … [Read more...]
Quince as a fruit is very special. First of all, it’s not spread as well as other. Secondly, when it gives fruits it’s not even close to apples or pears. And last, but not least, quince does not contain that much juice. So when you want to make a brandy out of it, it’s a process, plus you can’t … [Read more...]
Small family distillery from Ruma, Serbia will soon present its brandy on tastebrandy.
Serbia is the perfect destination for anyone planning to embark on an adventurous voyage devoid of any long flight and a suitable atmosphere for lovers to ignite the passion within them. You get a perfect mix of an exotic location, where the tectonic plates of Orthodox Christianity, socialism, … [Read more...]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=9ncndW1582w Slivovitz brought us to Eco village Kostunici, pictoresque village in Central Part of Serbia. We wanted to see the spot where a very good plum brandy “General” is crafted. Apart from Slivovitz, we found a new world. Eco … [Read more...]
Zaric Distillery opened in June 2010 by Minister Dinkic in Kosjeric Region A lot of dithyrambs were sung to the famous Serbian Slivovitz throughout the history, but one of the most important steps were made in June 2010. Zaric Distillery was opened, one of the largest in Southeastern Europe … [Read more...]
If the Slivovitz is unreal cheap- most probably the alcohol is not of a fruity origin, but it was distilled from some other raw material with aroma of fruit added. Real or Fake? Is it possible a bottle of Slivovitz to be priced at 2.5 EUR or 3 EUR? What does the low price reveal? There are … [Read more...]