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Gramperijada is a traditional festival in the area of Kaštelir dedicated exclusively to potatoes. Join the contest and make the best potato based dishes using traditional wood burning stoves. Potatoes under peka, baked in embers or in old fashioned wood oven – every cooking method you can imagine is allowed.
As I leave, everything becomes crystal clear. In this small village above Mirna river valley, female touch managed to push a small family winery beyond the tradition, creating a style that makes Cossetto wines so easy to understand and recognize.
Radovan’s red wines are not only fair priced but are also among the best in Croatia. His Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Teran are characterized by nice extract that is never tiring, it is always elegantly balanced with freshness and minerality, the latter originating from red earth soil – Terra Rossa.
Marko Geržinić, a young and gifted Istrian winemaker, is gaining increasing attention with his red wines aged exclusively in stainless-steel.
Young winemaker Roberto Tercolo from Nova Vas near Poreč produces Istrian Malvasia in a funky style that especially young people will adore.
The biggest sparkling wine business in Croatia in the hands of two sisters.
Milena is a family farm specialized in producing dried codfish spreads in four different flavours.