150 wines from Zagreb County presented to the catering sector

first_imgIn the presence of many winemakers, oenologists, caterers and wine lovers, the 1st show of the best wines of Zagreb County was opened.It is a unique oenological event where you could taste more than 150 types of world, domesticated and indigenous varieties of wine and several of the most respected types of cheese from county producers.S 5 milijuna trsova posađenih na više od 900 hektara površine Zagrebačka županija je u samom vrhu Republike Hrvatske prema broju vinara, vinskih etiketa, vinskih cesta i općenito vinogradarsko-vinskih projekata.” We are also in the lead in terms of the number of registered family farms, 15 thousand of them, and this quantity is accompanied by quality – especially in the sector of viticulture and winemaking in which we have a rich tradition.”Said Zagreb County Prefect Stjepan Kožić.As part of the Review, 33 winemakers from 9 vineyards in Zagreb County presented their wines with a protected designation of origin. In addition to tasting top wines, two expert workshops were organized for the visitors of the Revue – “Cheese and wine” where visitors could learn all about the proper pairing of these two foods and “Sparkling wines of Zagreb County” where they had the opportunity to meet about 10 producers from the area of ​​Zagreb County.During the opening ceremony of the Review, Kožić pointed out that tenders in agriculture worth HRK 15 million will be announced by the end of the week, some of which are already in progress. “This year’s 1st show of the best wines of Zagreb County provided an opportunity for local winemakers to present their products and achieve cooperation with other stakeholders in the market, and we plan to continue this type of product promotion with other our agricultural producers.”Kožić pointed out and emphasized that the goal is to connect wine producers with the catering sector, both in Zagreb County and in the whole of Croatia.Also, during the Revue, the champion medals from the 15th evaluation of Zagreb County wines were awarded, among which the title of absolute champion was taken by a mixture of white varieties – ice harvest 2014, OPG Đurinski.last_img

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