Culture and traditional events

VALBANDON UNDER THE BAKING LID

27.08.2011 18:00

18,00 Valbandon’s beach

Competition in preparing dishes in a traditional Istrian way, under a baking lid čripnja, tasting Istrian wine and olive oil, Watermelon festival (Valbandon’s beach)

Covered with live coals, the baking lid čripnja/peka conceals a variety of ingredients for the remarkable encounter of lovers of delicious, traditional Istrian cuisine. To be proclaimed master of preparing dishes under the baking lid is recognition of true knowledge and skill, so that each year there is an increasing number of chefs participating in this event in Valbandon. Lamb, donkey, mushroom, octopus, ray, different kinds of fish… an entire menu of creations and experiences awaits under the baking lid.

PROGRAM:

18,00

COMPETITION IN PREPARING DISHES IN A TRADITIONAL ISTRIAN WAY UNDER A BAKING LID ČRIPNJA
EXHIBITION OF OLD TOOLS

18,30
TASTING AND SALES OF TYPICAL ISTRIAN PRODUCTS:
olive oil, cheese, prosciutto, Istrian wine and brandy, fig products, honey, Istrian pastries
WATERMELON FESTIVAL
watermelon eating contest, sangria party, watermelon art
ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAM

21,30
CHOOSING THE BEST COOKED DISH UNDER THE BAKING LID, PROCLAIMING THE WINNER
PROCLAIMING THE BEST ARRANGED GARDEN IN THE COMMUNITY OF FAŽANA

23,00
FIRE WORKS FROM THE SEA