Croatian Cheese and Wine Pairing
- 4 Wines
- 4 Cheeses
- Olive oil
"Come and let our passionate and knowledgeable staff take you on a journey through one of our (native to Croatia) wine tastings, while enjoying the ambience of our 200 y.o. vaulted cellar"
Bornstein is all about drinking good wine and having a good time.
A Short walk from the Zagreb cathedral, in a magnificiant 200 y.o. brick caulted cellar, the first Croatian wine shop (Vinoteka) was born 30 years ago which gave birth to a renewed Croatian wine scene.
The pioneers of this enological project have created a true wine temple to be enjoyed by wine enthusiats and lovers from all over the world.
On the shelves of the wine shop you can find a fantastic selection of Croatian and foreign wines. Also available are high quality gourmet delights, such as, a variety of truflle products, the best extra virgin olive oils, wine accessories, spirits, cheese, meat products.
If you require assistance, the owners and their educated staff will talk through the selection.
Just when you think you’ve seen all this place has to offer, the hosts will reveal their biggest pride: an archived
selection of wines from Kutjevo and Belje cellars as well as a bottle of the oldest wine in Croatia – white
Burgundy dating from 1947.
By reputation Bornstein is known for their beautiful gift packaging which is a popular choice at Christmas time.
In addition to owning one of the oldest and most beautiful wine shops in Croatia, the wine bar opened in 2015, attracting quests, not only with its rustic decor, but also with a rich wine card, with over a 100 selected wines from Croatia and world, including small wine snacks.
Quests commented that when they visited Bornsteins , they feel as though they are at home in the relaxed atmosphere.
The owner’s passions for wine is evident as well as their extensive knowledge of wine. This they share with their quests through variety of services and offers. Aside from coming and enjoying a glass at the bar, quest can participate in organized wine tastings, wine flights or organize a special event for family and friends. Companies can hold meetings , celebrations upon requests. Also everybody can attend wine tasting dinners which are often presented by special quests winemakers and Chefs who advise on food and wine paring.
Bornstein is collaborate with many tourists agencies to create a memorable wine experience for their client during their stay in Zagreb.
Worth to visit!