Baković on Brač

by  |  14-10-2011

While located in Supetar, Hrvoje Baković is tough to find because he doesn’t have a proper tasting room and unfortunately the listing for his business is his home address. He’s quite a character who worked for many years as a sailor in New Zealand to save some money, before returning back to his homeland to start his own winery. Once there, he bought five hectares of land and worked to build up his winery. He started at something of a disadvantage because while his family has a history of growing grapes, they didn’t have a history of making wine. None of this has held back Hrvoje and he has learned a great deal about the climate of Brač in a short time. He knows what grapes work and what don’t. He is one of the few wine makers who has tried other grapes only to fall back on Plavac Mali […]
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