Spring event Brda and Wine has a long tradition. This year's event will be already the fourth edition of Brda and Wine. A few years ago it was considered mainly a wine event for wine lovers, but in recent years changed its purpose. Brda and Wine has grown in the field of wine and culinary and turned into one of the largest culinary event in Brda. Simply prepared dishes have been replaced by original and sophisticated cuisine that go hand in hand with top Brda wines.
The location remains the beautifully preserved medieval village of Šmartno which is in the geographical center of Brda. More than 25 selected restaurants from Slovenia and neighboring Italy and almost 50 Brda winemakers, among whom were the winemakers of the Italian part of Brda presented their offer behind the scenery of the old fort walls. Rich eno-gastronomic offer is further enriched by providers of boutique products such as homemade jams, olive oil, lavender products and others.
Local and visiting restaurants will traditionally present their dishes. Very diverse will be also the cast by local winemakers, among which are: Belica, Sosolič, Marinič – Na bregu, Vinska klet Brda, Četrtič – Ferdinand, Ronk, Benedetič, Emeran Reja, Valter Sirk, Radikon, Domenis, Reja, Movia, Vinoteka Brda, Čarga, Mulit, Zanut, Mavrič, Valentinčič, Blažič, Medot, Bregar, vinoteka Likof (Števerjan) and others.
The unique wine and culinary event is accompanied by a cultural program with a rich ensemble of street bands, lectures on wine and cuisine and performances of dance and vocal groups.
The event will begin on 22nd of April at 12:00 am and will finish at 19:00 pm, followed by an evening concert. Entrance fee is 45 € and includes culinary and wine tasting.