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UNIQUE EXPERIENCE: Pick grapes and make wine in Konavle Photo by Agrotourism Konavle

UNIQUE EXPERIENCE: Pick grapes and make wine in Konavle

By  Sep 17, 2019

For the seventh year in a row Agrotourism Konavle organizes a traditional manifestation called "Picking", which symbolically marks the beginning of the grape harvest in Konavle and promotes Konavle as wine region, preserves its tradition and cultural heritage. 

This great event will be held on Saturday, September 21st, at Ivo Karaman Winery in Pridvorje, starting at 2.30 pm.
Organizers point out that this time Konavle winemakers and winegrowers will once again show communion, because by bringing the best white grapes, with the one harvested for the purposes of the event, they are working together and making Konavle mass wine.

This year's program includes a gathering at 2.30 pm at the Ivo Karaman Winery, which, along with the vineyard, tasting room and field house, is located south of the road going from Ljuta to the monastery of Sv. Vlaho in Pridvorje. The picking is from 2.45 pm to 3.30 pm, followed by meal at 3:30 pm and at 4 pm departure by train and car to the monastery of Saint Vlaho in Pridvorje.

Gathering grapes from Konavle winemakers and processing them in a traditional and contemporary way and socializing with live music will be held between 4 pm and 5:30 pm.

This year's event is held under the auspices of the Dubrovnik-Neretva County, and participation in the event is free for all participants.

The Voice of Dubrovnik


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