If you are planning a holiday in Dalmatia, it is almost inevitable to try the delicacies of the region. This includes the wine, because the Dalmatian area offers excellent climate for the cultivation of wine. Here are some award-winning wines produced. Read on and find out what you should not miss.
Winery DegarraWinery Degarra is a small boutique winery in the Zadar region. Although you only get a limited number of wines here, each of them is of the highest quality. The motto of the winery is "New and Original", which indicates that the winery Degarra brings new products every year on the market. Thus, this winery stands out clearly from other wineries in the area. The Degarra winery used to be a vacant barracks. The families, Pestić and Šulentić, recognized the potential of the Zadar region and decided to join forces to realize their dream of a winery. Today, the former barracks is a house of wine and other delicacies.
Aherane WineThe Aherane Wine of Dalmatia actually originated with an Australian family of winegrowers. Jo Aherane studied the craft in London and brought her originality to Dalmatia. All grapes come from good local producers, focusing on Hvar-specific varieties. In Dalmatia there are about 90 native wine types. These include the almost extinct Darnekuša for the Rosé, Bogdanuša, Kuć. Pošip is used for the white and Plavac Mali for the red wine. All alcoholic and malolactic ferments are produced naturally. Sulfur additives are also minimal. Today, the wines of Jo Aherane are world-wide prize-winning wines.
VICELIĆ wineryVicelic winery belongs to a group of small but incredibly high-quality winemakers on the Pelješac peninsula. Also this winery has sprung from a family business. The winery is located so that you have from the wine bar, with a drop of delicious wine, a view over the islands present. Exquisite cheese and other delicacies are not missing.
Winery MilosThe wine company Milos has been embedded in the family tradition for generations. On 15 hectares of vineyards, in the best location on the Pelješac peninsula, the family produces their own wines, which are very popular with the locals and all visitors. Wines from the winery Milos have found special favor on the American market. In the winery Milos different types of wine are produced:
- natural dessert wine.