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3. 7. 2017

The World Champion Wines of the 59. International Competition

At the 59th International Wine Competition – Vino Ljubljana, organized by the GR – Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre, 48 tasters from 15 countries chose the most excellent among 430 samples from 19 countries. World champions 2017 are ...
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28. 6. 2017

The oldest wine competition worldwide next week in Ljubljana

Did you know a vine has been growing on the Castle Hill rising above the old city core of Ljubljana? And rightly so: since 1987, the capital of Slovenia has been a city of vine and wine. Ljubljana was granted this title by the OIV, the International Organization for Wine and Wine from Paris, due to the thousand-year old wine tradition as well as to the internationally renowned event Vino Ljubljana, having been organized by the GR – Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre since 1955.
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12. 10. 2016

October is here and Vino Ljubljana as well!

October is truly wine coloured month in Ljubljana, specifically at GR -Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre. Tonight at the ceremony Vino Ljubljana we will announce the reworded wines of the 58th International Wine Competition – Vino Ljubljana. The competition is known as one of the oldest in the world. The event which was held in Ljubljana in June 2016 welcomed over 40 tasters from 14 countries with 412 samples from 21 countries. This year, the world wine champions are coming from Macedonia, Slovakia and Slovenia.
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20. 6. 2016

Slovenian wines again among the best

At the 58th International Wine Competition – Vino Ljubljana, organized by the GR – Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre, over 40 tasters from 14 countries chose the most excellent among 412 samples from 21 countries. Once again, Slovenian wines ranked among the best, and Guido Baldeschi, the representative of OIV (International Organisation of Vine and Wine), remarked, “Each year, Slovenian wines increasingly confirm that they are the protagonists of the entire world wine scenario. I strongly recommend all wine lovers to visit this beautiful country and taste its excellent wines!” This year, the world champions are coming from Macedonia, Slowakei and Slovenia. Sincere congratulations to all of them!
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1. 6. 2016

Vino Ljubljana under VINOFED and OIV

Did you know that Vino Ljubljana is one of 12 major competitions in the world under the VINOFED - the World Federation of Major International Wine and Spirits competitions? At the 58. International Wine Competition VINOFED will be presented by Mr Ghislain K. Laflamme, the president. OIV - International Organisation of Vine and Wine from Paris, will be this year represented by Mr Guido Baldeschi, the Head of Unit Oenology and Methods of Analysis. And did you know Vino Ljubljana is organized according to OIV rules? Absolute anonymity of individual samples is guaranteed, and they are evaluated by worldly renowned tasters with technically the most advanced procedures.
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18. 5. 2016

Vino Ljubljana in the Midst of June

The 58th International Wine Competition - Vino Ljubljana, the oldest wine competition worldwide, will be held in Ljubljana, the Green European Capital 2016, from 17 to 19 June 2016. 40 tasters from Japan, Italy, Macedonia, Germany, Canada, Montenegro, Austria, Czech Republic, Luxembourg, Argentina, Spain, Sweden, Slovakia, and Slovenia will be evaluating 450 samples from more than 20 countries. Where? On the Castle Hill rising above the old city core. Vino Ljubljana has been organised by the GR – Ljubljana Exhibition Centre since 1955.
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1. 6. 2015

Winners of the 57th International Wine Competition Vino Ljubljana Announced

The 57th International Wine Competition – Vino Ljubljana, organised by the GR – Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre, concluded yesterday afternoon at the Ljubljana Castle. From Friday to Sunday, 40 tasters from 11 countries evaluated 358 samples from 21 countries, including faraway Japan, Uruguay, New Zealand, Argentina, etc. Slovenian wines won three out of five titles in the world champion category, the other two going to wines from Slovakia and Spain.
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22. 5. 2015

At the end of May 57th International Wine Competition Vino Ljubljana

From Friday, 29 May, to Sunday, 31 May, GR - Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre is hosting 57th International Wine Competition Vino Ljubljana at the Ljubljana Castle. 40 tasters from 11 countries will be evaluating more than 300 wine samples from 21 countries, some of them coming from faraway Japan, New Zealand, Uruguay, Argentina etc.
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25. 8. 2014

Press release

50th Vino Ljubljana International Wine Fair, Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre, Ljubljana (4–6 September 2014)
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29. 6. 2014

Winners of the 56th International Wine Competition Vino Ljubljana were announced

The truth about wine, which was sought after in the organization of the GR-Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre within the 56th International Wine Competition at Ljubljana Castle, is revealed. On the last weekend in June, 40 wine tasters from 11 countries under the lead of Iztok Klenar, president of the oldest and again revived wine competition in the world, evaluated 311 samples from 19 countries. At today’s announcement of world champions, Mr. Gsilain K. Laflame, Canada, the delegate of OIV and VinoFed, the most renowned organizations for vine and wine, praised - in his words - the excellently organized event, resolved that Vino Ljubljana again becomes a member of the World Federation of Major International Wine competitions - VinoFed.
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