Olimpia Plesa Brandhuber is the owner of OPiA Celebrate Champagne and under this umbrella she is organizing a variety of champagne tasting events.Wine is her hobby and she is certified by a prestigious institution in London – “Wine and Spirit Education Trust” with Level 3 Advanced and Level 2 Intermediate Certificate in Wines and Spirits.
How do you like your coffee?
In the morning, as a ritual.Strong espresso, creamed and soften with milk, without sugar. The first thing I do when I wake up is to take a coffee. I first inhale the flavor than I savor it.
What’s your favorite app ?
The TPark in Cluj, it makes my life so easy. Pic Collage, it is easy to play with pictures and make postcards as presents for my family.
Name 3 things you always carry with you.
I never leave without my body, my mind, myself. I strive to always have them all.
What’s your favorite place in Bucharest ?
I adore the residential area of Dorobanți in May when it smells intensive of linden tree flowers. This fragrance is so deep into my memory. The old linden trees are a jewel of Bucharest as are some of the houses of this area.
How did you spend your last holiday ?
I am right now In the most mountainous mediteranean island, Corsica, l’Ile de Beauté, to discover its celebrated sea scenery, spirit and natural beauty.
What newspapers/magazines do you read ?
Decanter, as I want to be updated with what happens in the wine world. Glass of Bubbly, the home of Champagne and Sparkling wines.
What color is your kitchen ?
My kitchen has natural hues of cream, to relax my mind and give me calm impressions to which I added some hints of gold for glamour and exuberance. Not at all a classic kitchen.
Name 3 favorite hobbies
Travelling. Extensive. Far. Different to my culture.
Wines of the world and their origins, people,terroir. I travelled on all continents to visit wine regions and I have still so much to discover!
Sport I am doing since I remember myself. Fitness is my drug or my meditation. No matter what, it has the same effect on me, joy. I made a passion for mono water ski many years ago and for yoga lately.
The most important person in your life is…?
My husband and my daughter.
What is your favorite car?
Please let me imagine another question: Roses, big and many.
If you wouldn’t have your actual career/job, what would you like to do (as a career/job)?
I wish I would be a famous piano player.
What do you like best about Romania ?
In short, Romanian women.
In detail, I like the best that it is my country, I have the feeling of belonging to a culture and a spirit, the Romanian one. I like the smell of the field in the countryside. I like my friends. I like the big potential of this country.