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Days of asparagus in Istria

  • 24Mar
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  • 15May
During March, April and May the eighth Days of Istrian Asparagus will give true "asparagus lovers" an opportunity to relish in imaginative, delicious and fragrant delicacies made from Istrian wild asparagus, ranging from the renowned "fritaja" (omelettes), soups, homemade pastas and risottos to ingenious combinations with meat and fish and scrumptious desserts.

Easter Gourmet Weekend at San Rocco

  • 18Apr
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  • 20Apr
Family boutique hotel San Rocco is situated in Brtonigla, a typical Istrian hill town, known as the “town of wine”. Our guests can expect a luxurious rural pastoral in the green inland of Istria, as regularly reaffirmed by the Fernetich family with rewards for the best small family hotel on the Adriatic. Although wellness San Rocco offers tailored, weekend or seven-day arrangements, you can also choose to spend here a single afternoon after a hard day. The superior offer of our gourmet restaurant recommended by the global gastronomic ...

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Tags : Food & Wine , Brtonigla

Event Location: San Rocco

Asparagus Festivity

  • 25Apr
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  • 27Apr
From 25 till 27 April 2014, Kaštel nearby Buje will host an already traditional gastronomic manifestation, Asparagus Festival, which is once again waiting for you with a handful of interesting things and pleasures based on wild asparagus. Since the asparagus has become a true symbol of Kaštel, every year a varied cultural-entertainment, wine-gastronomic and sports program is prepared in its honour, attracting an increasing number of visitors, local product manufacturers, professional and amateur athletes, volunteers and children, ...

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Tags : Buje , Food & Wine , Gastronomic events

Event Location: Kaštel

Ottava Fiorini

  • 25Apr
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  • 27Apr
Cakes and flowers are a best welcoming invitation to the village of Fiorini in the vicinity of Brtonigla, in the northwest of the Istrian peninsula. The celebration of Ottava, as the first Sunday after Easter is called in the local dialect, opens the festivity season after a long lent period, reminding us of the joyous welcome to the warmer days of spring accompanied by sports, song and dance. Owing to the unity and diligence of its inhabitants, Fiorini has long been known as a prosperous and organized settlement, as seen by the old ...

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Tags : Brtonigla , Food & Wine , Gastronomic events

Event Location: Fiorini, Brtonigla

Asparagus Cycling

  • 27Apr
With the spring around the corner, sports and recreational activities are starting to gain popularity, bringing new opportunities for exciting and unusual events in the landscapes of Northwest Istria. The Asparagus Cycling (Biciklom u šparoge) recreational tour was inspired by the self-grown plant itself, which has been an important ingredient of the Istrian national cuisine since ancient times. Aside from offering insight into the culinary tradition, the manifestation reveals the beauty of cycling routes, preserved nature and the ...

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Tags : Gastronomic events , Buje , Biking , Food & Wine , Sport , Sporting events

Event Location: Kaštel

Crofish & Umag Land

  • 02May
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  • 04May
The full splendour of the perfect harmony of nature and gastronomy will be revealed at these fairs. The variety and harmony of first-class olive oils, top quality wines, fresh sea fish and other sea food available for tasting throughout these manifestations will leave no visitor indifferent. For our fishery, as a specific segment of the economy, to survive and flourish, fair manifestations like Crofish, held for the seventh time this year, are essential. Its sponsors, the Town of Umag and the Istrian County, are investing tremendous ...

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Tags : Food & Wine , Gastronomic events , Sport , Umag

Event Location: Nova obala, Umag

Gnam-Gnam Festival: Asparagus day

  • 03May
Asparagus is one of the most appreciated wild plant varieties growing in Istria, picked from mid March to late April. Since it grows in less accessible places, often protected by thorny bushes, its picking requires eye of a hawk, iron will and not being afraid of an occasional scratch. Asparagus is a well-known keeper of health and in terms of nutrition, an excellently balanced foodstuff. We needn't neglect the fact that this wonderful plant has been considered an aphrodisiac from times immemorial due to its high vitamin E content, ...

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Tags : Gastronomic events , Food & Wine , Novigrad

Event Location: Veliki trg, Novigrad

Gnam-Gnam Fest: Sardine pilchard fest

  • 17May
Every year Novigrad prepares a series of themed culinary events under the common denominator - GnamGnam. The name probably doesn't require any further explanation, since everyone knows what is hidden behind this subtle onomatopoeia - something very delicious! In May this will be omega-3 rich bluefish and their most well-known representative - the PILCHARD. Incredibly healthy, nutritious, tasty and affordable, pilchards have fed generations of Mediterranean families, and they now return to the table in a number of imaginative ...

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Tags : Gastronomic events , Food & Wine , Novigrad

Event Location: Veliki trg, Novigrad

An Evening of Jacobs' Scallops in Novigrad

  • 06Jun
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  • 07Jun
The gastronomic manifestation celebrating scallops as well as other shellfish and seafood, promoting Novigrad as an important gastronomic destination with specific gastronomic specialties. The Novigrad scallop which, according to many, is the best in the world, definitely belongs to this group. The programme will take place in the town harbour, the so called Mandrač, and the offer of dishes with scallop and other shellfish at symbolic prices will be spread over a several dozen meters long table along Mandrač. The offer will include ...

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Tags : Food & Wine , Novigrad

Event Location: Mandrač, Novigrad

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