This is the second post on wine making. It's about preparation, harvesting and what needs to be done on the day of the harvest.
September is the start of wine making process, I'll start with a series of posts about this topic. The first challenge is to pick the best time to harvest grapes.
One day last year my sister and I suddenly decided to spent a night on the boat. It was weekend, a sunny hot Saturday so we agreed to go after lunch. Two girls on a sailboat. After swimming and some driving around Rasa estuary we anchored in a small bay. We drank some wine, cooked …
If you have more days to spend on the sea than just a weekend, then you can choose your route. Are you going to sail through Osor channel or are you going to sail around southern part of Losinj?
My sister and I decided to sleep on the sailing boat, only the two of us... Around midnight we realised the moon was full. It was magical! There's a video inside.
Enjoy in butterflies flying and the inevitable sound of crickets. Never forget to look around, nature is amazing 🙂
Spending a week or two on a sailing boat is my favorite type of vacation. Since we keep our sailing boat in Tunarica bay (east Istria) we have travelled the islands in north Adriatic many times.
Although asparagus is more of a spring plant, we just had a delicious scrambled eggs with asparagus, pancetta, soft cheese and green onion and I want to share a few tips with you.
Paulownia is a fast growing tree from Asia with large heart shaped leaves and purple flowers. It's not tipical for Mediterranean but I think it will fit perfectly in our garden and what's most important, we'll be enjoying it's shade very soon.
This wonderful warm weather fragnance herb gives great minty taste to Mediterranean dishes. Let's just remember pesto! Below you can read a few tips about caring, harvesting and preserving basil.