Vranec World Day | 5th October
Vranec World Day aims to permanently establish and strengthen the position of wines from
all over the region, through promotion of the most important regional indigenous variety VRANAC/VRANEC.
The goal of this event is to highlight the importance of the local varieties, to support
the efforts of local wineries in preserving it’s wine identity and to enhance customer awareness
about wines from Macedonia and the Balkans.
Vranec World Day will also increase the recognition of Macedonia and the Balkan as a region on international level.
12:00 - 12:30 - Arrival of Participants and Opening Speeches
12:30 - 12:35 - Signing a Memorandum of Understanding between Wines of Macedonia and Tikves Family Wineries
12:35 - 13:05 - The influence of terroir over Vranec grapevine quality - Prof. Dr. Klime Beleski
13:05 - 13:35 - Aromatic and polyphenolic profile of wines from the Vranec variety - Prof. Dr. Violeta Ivanova Petropulos
13:35 - 14:15 - “Vranec Reloaded - How to establish this grape variety in international key markets” - Thomas Curtius MW
14:15 - 14:30 - Closing remarks and Vranec Ambassador Announcement
14:30 - 15:30 - Masterclass “Fruity Vranec” - Andon Krstevski - Classroom 2
14:30 - 15:10 - Panel Discussion - “The Vranec route to market: Tackle the challenges and Implementing success strategies” - Amphitheater 1
BUY TICKET FOR THE WINE SALOON - VRANEC TASTING FROM 14:30 TO 18:00
600,00 MKD + VAT