JERUZALEM

Both Haloze and Jeruzalem are situated in a province called Štajerska Slovenija (“Slovenian Styria”) in the wine-growing region of Podravje (“Drava country”). After an 8km ride on the scenic wine road from Ljutomer to Ormo┼ż, the well-known winegrowing village of Jeruzalem comes in sight. The Pannonian climate and the strong Mediterranean characteristics provide the softly rolling hills with higher and more stable temperatures during the day and optimum precipitation levels which are needed for grape production (approx. 600mm /sqm per year). [more …]