The Wine Cellar Goriska Brda is located in the village Dobrovo. It is the largest Slovenian wine cellar, which produces excellent Brda wines. The Wine Cellar had had a large influence to the quality of live and economical development in the Goriska brda. The Wine Cellar Goriska Brda was built in 1957 and is owned by the members of the co-operative. With the renovation of the vineyards has also increased the cellar, which houses 18 million liters of wine now. It is equipped with the most modern technology for the production of grapes. They established the system of quality control throughout the whole production process, from the reception of grapes to bottling.
The largest part of vineyards in the Wine Cellar Goriska Brda is planted with the autochthonous Brda variety Rebula, which is followed by Merlot, Chardonnay and Sauvignonasse. In addition to the above mentioned varieties the vineyards are planted with Sauvignon, Pinot Grigio, Pikolit, Verduc, Pinot Bianco, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Pinot Nero and Syrah. On average a winegrower cultivates about 2 ha of vineyards. He pays a lot of attention to the care of vines, which is shown in the excellent quality of wine. The wine cellar has about 1400 hectares of vineyards.
In the Wine Cellar Goriska Brda offer wine brands such as A+white, A+red, Bagueri, Quercus and Villa Brici. However, they also have sparkling wines, specialities – sweet wines, archive wines and open wines. They offer to visitors professionally guided wine tastings and winery tours. The tasting hall accepts up to 400 guests.
Parking area near Wine Cellar Goriska Brda
Wine Cellar Goriska Brda in Dobrava
Wine Cellar in Goriska Brda
Yard in front of the wine cellar
Vineyards below village Dobrovo
Monument at parking area - Defenders of the independant Slovenian home...
Exhibition Heroes of the Vineyards
Municipality: BRDA (5623 population)
Settlements in the municipality:
Vipolže (426 population), Kozana (370), Dobrovo (336), Gornje Cerovo (320), Hum (310),
Podsabotin (283), Kojsko (254), Plešivo (229), Medana (224), Neblo (205), Šmartno (200), Vedrijan (178), Gonjače (160), Fojana (154), Biljana (152), Višnjevik (149), Drnovk (137), Imenje (133), Dolnje Cerovo (132), Hruševlje (122), Ceglo (115), Vrhovlje pri Kojskem (110), Šlovrenc (105), Krasno (102), Snežatno (91), Zali Breg (78), Brdice pri Neblem (56), Barbana (53), Snežeče (46), Kozarno (42), Brestje (41), Gradno (40), Kožbana (37), Hlevnik (35), Slavče (29), Nozno (29), Breg pri Golem Brdu (28), Golo Brdo (24), Senik (22), Vrhovlje pri Kožbani (19), Brdice pri Kožbani (17), Pristavo (11), Brezovk (10), Belo (9), Slapnik (0)