Date: 07/06/2016

WineCham @ Despotika Winery

In a relaxing tour through the diverse range of the finest Despotika wines, AmCham founding, Board and Patron members` representatives toasted to the 15 outstanding years of AmCham.

The newly established networking format WineCham, designed in partnership with Wine Q - Center for Wine Culture was successfully launched in one of the youngest Serbian wineries - Despotika, situated in the picturesque scenery of Smederevska Palanka municipality, with vineyards clearly overseeing in the range of 50 miles and 180 degrees Mountains of Šumadija: Avala, Kosmaj and Rudnik.

Mr. Veselin Despotović, the owner of the Winery, took guests for a brief tour of the Wine museum, production facilities and barrel halls, explaining the terroir, wine varieties, traditional and contemporary approach to wine-making and soul of the Despotika wines.

Mr. Zoran Petrović, AmCham President, thanked the hosts and greeted the guests by appreciating their longstanding commitment to AmCham vision and mission. Further on he invited Ms. Nina Bulatović of KPMG, and one of the founders of AmCham, to speak to the guests as well. Ms. Bulatović invoked her memories on the very first meeting when AmCham was initiated and founded, praising the path and results of the organization from the ambitious beginnings to the excellent present and hopefully bright future.

The tour ended in a meticulously defined food and wine matching session.