Dr. Wine’s Tasting and Recommendations For Fine Polish Wódka

Well….. Dr. Wine’s travels and tastings would come amiss if he did not recognize the original creation and national drink of Poland, wódka.  It was a long and interesting task, but, someone had to do it!  The tradition ~ ‘most’ wódkas are served in frozen ‘shot’...

Dr Wine: Wine Tasting In Poland

POLISH WINES RECOMMENDED BY DR. WINE White Wines Winnica Turnau Solaris, 2016 12.5%,  This is definitely another winner for winemaker Zbigniew Turnau. This particular wine is based on the solaris variety, adapted for growing in a cool climate. Its color is delicate,...
The Vacationing Dr. Wine in Kraków Poland – Part 2

The Vacationing Dr. Wine in Kraków Poland – Part 2

Toward the evening of our fifth day, having sampled much wine, we decided to experience fine dining in the ancient Stare Miasto walled and moated city. We discovered ‘Leonardos’, an enchanting multi-room restaurant located in the basement of a six hundred+ year old...
The Vacationing Dr. Wine in Kraków Poland – Part 1

The Vacationing Dr. Wine in Kraków Poland – Part 1

It would be disrespectful to visit the stunningly beautiful city of Kraków and not visit the Wawel Castle at the end of the royal walk. Although everything in Kraków speaks of history and reflects the beauty of craftsmanship throughout the ages, the Castle simply...