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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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23. 6. 2014

This weekend’s highlight: Vino Ljubljana

From Friday, 27 June, to Sunday, 29 June, GR - Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre is hosting 56th International Wine Competition Vino Ljubljana at the Ljubljana Castle. The revived event Vino Ljubljana is actually a compilation of two events with a years-long tradition: wine competition will be followed by the wine fair which will celebrate its 50th anniversary at the GR - Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre from 4 to 6 September. Organizers will place a special emphasis on informing young population about the culture of consuming wine; the accompanying program will be enriched by the Slovenian celebrities’ competition in knowledge of wines and culinary specialities, attractive cooking shows, introduction of Slovenian wine producers’ spouses, etc.
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22. 5. 2014

Press release

At today's press conference, the GR - Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre team, together with partners, presented in detail the contents of the revived Vino Ljubljana, which under this brand combines two events dedicated to wine and wine-drinking culture:
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