If you’re in the neighborhood and fan of Istria and Malvasia, visit Vinistra expo, held in Poreč, Istria, Croatia from 11. – 13.05.2012. Over 100 producers will bring their samples of Malvasia, Teran and some other wine varieties as well as fine istrian olive oils. Many producers make organic, biodynamic or natural wines and olive oils. As part of the 18th Vinistra expo the Association of Winegrowers and Winemakers of Istria (Vinistra) announced the first-ever “en primeur” degustation of young Malvasia Istriana (Malvazija istarska) wines from the 2011 vintage. You can read more on the event, clicking the above link. See you there!

Photo: Giorgio Clai, producer of natural Malvasia