Meta Frangež is the 23rd Wine Queen of Slovenia. First time in history, the Wine Queen comes from Gornja Radgona, a city of sparkling wines.
The new Queen, third-year student of viticulture, winemaking and fruit growing on Biosystemic faculty in Maribor, comes also from the House of Sparkling Wines Frangež, with a long wine making tradition. The family Frangež is also sponsor of the official Queen's wine Traminec brut natur 2008.
Among many celebrities, the Queen was crowned by the Minister of agriculture, forestry and nutrition of the Republic of Slovenia, dr. Aleksandra Pivec, together with the CEO of Pomurje exhibition Janez Erjavec.