The Finest of Hvar Wines with a Master of Wine Guide

The Finest of Hvar Wines with a Master of Wine Guide

Exclusive wine tour of Hvar with world-acclaimed oenologist, Jo Ahearn

Tour type: Group , Duration: 5 Hours

Product ID: 54575
Description

Discover Croatia’s sunniest island and its stunning wines in the company of world-acclaimed oenologist, Jo Ahearn.
 
Your journey will take you to Jelsa, a pretty village and home of Ivo Dubokovic who is Croatia’s famous boutique 'garage winemaker' and a true inspiration when it comes to winemaking.
 
After visiting Dubokovic, the tour will take you to the cellars of Teo Huljic. Teo is an enthusiastic innovator who creates a small collection of special wines to compliment local specialities that he serves in his own traditional home and cellars. His passion lies in revitalizing some of the authentic Hvar grape varieties.
 
Following this, you will enjoy a unique lunch featuring the specialties of Hvar.
 
This half-day tour is available any time of day but it is recommended in the late afternoon hours as the sunsets adds a special something to it.
 
Please note: Jo Ahearn is a world-acclaimed oenologist and holds the industry’s highest professional title, Master of Wine. Considered one of the leading wine experts in the world, her career spans 20 plus years and she has held positions such as the head wine buyer for Harrods and wine-maker at...

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Discover Croatia’s sunniest island and its stunning wines in the company of world-acclaimed oenologist, Jo Ahearn.
 
Your journey will take you to Jelsa, a pretty village and home of Ivo Dubokovic who is Croatia’s famous boutique 'garage winemaker' and a true inspiration when it comes to winemaking.
 
After visiting Dubokovic, the tour will take you to the cellars of Teo Huljic. Teo is an enthusiastic innovator who creates a small collection of special wines to compliment local specialities that he serves in his own traditional home and cellars. His passion lies in revitalizing some of the authentic Hvar grape varieties.
 
Following this, you will enjoy a unique lunch featuring the specialties of Hvar.
 
This half-day tour is available any time of day but it is recommended in the late afternoon hours as the sunsets adds a special something to it.
 
Please note: Jo Ahearn is a world-acclaimed oenologist and holds the industry’s highest professional title, Master of Wine. Considered one of the leading wine experts in the world, her career spans 20 plus years and she has held positions such as the head wine buyer for Harrods and wine-maker at Marks and Spencers, Jacobs Creek and Charles Menton Wines. She found Hvar so impressive wine-wise that she now spends part of the year there where she makes her own wine, Rosina!
Please note: Jo is also available for bespoke full-day tours of Hvar and multi-day wine tours in the region. Please get in touch here if you wish to book.
Please note: This tour is not recommended for families with children. Please bring your camera, comfortable shoes, a hat and sunscreen in the summer months.

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About this activity
Tour Timings
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM; Afternoon tour also available upon request
Group size
2 - 6
Languages
English
The meeting point
Collection from your hotel, villa or private accommodation on Hvar island

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Includes
  • World-acclaimed oenologist and Master of wine, Jo Ahearn
  • Wine tastings
  • Lunch/dinner
  • Collection from your hotel, villa or private accommodation on Hvar island
  • Professional English-speaking chauffeur
  • Luxury transport

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Payment in full at time of booking.

Currency conversion is supplied as a guide only; the exchange rate used by your bank may vary. The final payment will be charged in the local or original local currency shown.


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made at least 1 month prior to arrival: no penalty.

Cancellations made between 30 and 7 days before arrival date: 10% of deposit will be kept.

Cancellations made 7 days to 48 hours before arrival date: 25% of deposit will be kept.

Cancellations made less than 48 hours before arrival date: 100% of deposit will be kept.

Organized by

Alan

Born in Croatia, I am deeply connected to his country, customs and traditions trying to preserve all the riches Croatia hides. After finishing my university education in Boston, I returned to Croatia to bring my passion, experience, and knowledge of Croatia's rich cultural heritage, gastronomic specialties, and gorgeous landscapes... Over the years, we have developed a unique personal network of some of the finest professionals in Croatia to make sure our programs are unique.


Product ID: 54575

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