Wine Cellar Festival in Split
Dalmatia – a place of hundreds of Croatian islands! There are many unforgettable things to experience there. You can swim next to unbelievable good-looking waterfalls in Krka, go on a tour and visit a nature wonder – Blue Cave. Perhaps kayak on beautiful waters in Omiš, snorkel in the turquoise water of Blue Lagoon or walk across the wall in Dubrovnik? Or maybe just explore the City of Split and its ancient attractions, passing by charming narrow streets, and enjoy pebble beaches?
If you will be in Split from 25th and 26th of May, there is another amazing thing to do! You can visit the festival where you can taste the best sorts of white and red wines, sparkling and dessert wines from different regions in Croatia.
This is the sixth year in a row, just before the beginning of summer, that Slobodna Dalmacija is organizing this authentic Wine Cellar Festival for people from Split and their guests but also for numerous winemakers. They are coming to present you flavors of Dalmatia, in the very center of Split, just a step away from two well-known Split monuments – Peristyle square and Vestibul which are not only in the heart of the city, but also truly magnificent attractions worth seeing.
Wine and food fair will take place in an authentic ambient of the Cellars of Diocletian’s palace. You will enjoy here in the pleasant shade of impressive stone walls, which are more than 1700 years ago created by the Roman emperor – Diocletian. In these ancient cellars you will find the best Plavac, Pošip, Malvasia from Dubrovnik and Istria region, continental Graševina, favourite white wine Traminac from the Danube coast, Žlahtina from Krk, top winemakers from Konavle, peninsula Pelješac, Komarna, islands Korčula, Hvar, Brač and Imotski, Vrgorac, Šibenik, Zadar, Kaštela, from Kvarner, and wine masters from Zagorje, Slavonija, Baranja, Istra.
You can be a part of a special atmosphere in the cellar of the ancient palace, try best Croatian wines, compared them with your friends or colleagues, fall in love with some new flavors, enjoy socializing …
Apart from wine tasting, you will have the opportunity to buy wine at affordable prices directly from the winemakers or producers of olive oil, cheese, prosciutto and other tasty delicacies which will also be presented. Visitors can also participate in several interesting workshops.
See you there!