TIRANA, December 13
Food and wine festivals are becoming a method to promote local products of specific tourist destinations all over Albania that have distinctive cultural identities but are often under the radar of traditional tourist offers.
The Wine Festival of Pogradec is an annual event that welcomes various attendees from the business sector and wine enthusiasts. This year, the event will be organized on 21-23 December at Europe Boulevard. All the local winemakers are invited to participate free of charge in the festival that will also include a gastronomic and craft fair.
Pogradec area has an old tradition of winemaking. The festival will help to enable the generation of income in the area for family-run and larger wineries in a sustainable way. The event will help winemakers to promote their wine in the place of origin of travelers and business people interested in wine distribution in the domestic and international market.
News Source: Pogradec Municipality
Photo credit: Caco Winery