• The yeast from the east: six wines to try from eastern Europe

    3 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    Wine drinkers are looking further afield to beat price rises in more prestigious regions, and there are rich pickings to be found in countries such as Slovenia, Greece and Turkey Majestic Wine revealed this week that customers are turning to eastern European wines to beat price rises from more prestigious regions, with sales increasing more than threefold in the year to April. But eastern Europe, especially Hungary, Bulgaria and Romania, has always offered good value - as those of you who remember the 80s and 90s will recall. The only surprise is that we haven't been drinking more of them...
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