Please join our very own David Gates, VP of Vineyard Operations for Ridge Vineyards for a fascinating adventure to taste and travel through the ancestral home of Zinfandel with some of California’s most famous Zinfandel producers and their Croatian counterparts.
The five-day program will be based in Split at the Radisson Blu Hotel. This four-star property overlooks a beach near the medieval city center. Participants will have the chance to mingle with some of California’s and Croatia’s most famous wine producers in a series of parties, meals, tastings and tours to neighboring islands and vineyards.
You’ll be traveling with fellow wine lovers who share a passion for Zinfandel and want to explore the world of wine in a whole new way. This incredible journey promises new adventures as we explore the history, gorgeous landscape and wines of Croatia!
Joining David Gates will be fellow California wine producers Joel Peterson, Founder of Ravenswood Winery, Rich Parducci of McNab Ridge Vineyards, Randle Johnson from Hess Collection and ArteZin, and Croatian native Ivo Jeramaz, from Grgich Hills Estate.
For those looking for a few more days in Croatia, Food & Wine Trails has created an optional post-extension to Istria featuring 3 nights at Hotel Lone in picturesque Rovinj, welcome dinner, Kozlovic Winery tour & tasting, tour, tasting and wine-paired lunch at a winery or nearby restaurant, day at leisure in Rovinj or tour, tasting and wine-paired lunch at Matosevic Winery. This tour also has an option to extend in Venice before flying home!
Please call Food & Wine Trails at 800-367-5348, or click on the button below for more detailed information about the trip.Prices and Further Trip Information