Excellent documentary Dossier Zinfandel filmed by Croatian Radio television was shown last night at Visia theatre. The documentary talks about history of ‘’mysterious wine’’ that arrived to America in 19th century intriguing scientists, wine makers and enthusiasts with its unknown origin for nearly 180 years. As a result of forensics and DNA analysis, cooperation of American ‘’wine detective’’ Dr. Carol Meredith, University of Agronomy’s professors Edi Maletić and Ivan Pejić, in 2001 a sensational discovery appeared: Zinfandel is Croatian Crljenak Kaštelanski!
Documentary Dossier Zinfandel announced a start of Dubrovnik FestiWine, the newest Croatian festival that will be held in the Dubrovnik’s historical Klarisa from 24th until 26th of April.
Tourists who find themselves in Dubrovnik at that time will have the opportunity to taste the finest wines from this region and to learn more about the history of Dubrovnik.