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The Magician of Movia

Slovenia’s most famous vintner acts eccentric, but his wines merit serious attention.
Sam Gugino
Issue: October 15, 2009

Aleš Kristančič, owner and winemaker of Movia winery, is the wild and crazy guy of Slovenian wine. But despite his theatrics, Kristančič is a serious winemaker; more than half of his recent releases scored an outstanding 90 points or higher.

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