Luka Krajancic is the master of Posip, and no wine tour would be
complete without meeting the man that creates Korcula’s finest drop.
It’s a testament to the sort of man Luka is that other wine-makers on
Korcula call him for advice and he freely gives it, wanting to help the greater region and put Korcula’s wine firmly in the
More of a poet than a winemaker, Luka says the secret to his award-winning
wine is the fact that he talks to it every day. Yes, he speaks
to the vines and the barrels.
And it comes through in the taste.
Posip Intrada will take you away with the gentle aroma of oregano, fennel, mint and marjoram, while Luka’s Posip Sur Lie is sweeter with notes of honey.
Posip Opera has hints of berry and the famous Posip Jezina – a female sea urchin – is the winery’s standard and most famous.
Wine tastings are done on Luka’s terrace overlooking Zavalatica Bay and he will pair wines with a tapas-style meal but you must call ahead to book. Happier being among the vines than at home, give him a couple of days notice.