AGROLAGUNA WINES AND OLIVE OIL RECEIVE AWARDS
Mar 05, 2006
Organized by the Split Fair, the "GAST 2006" exhibition was held this year from March 1-5, 2006, comprising also a wines and spirits appraisal. The jury, consisting of eminent oenologists from all over Croatia and from abroad, appraised a total of 498 wine and spirit samples and in such extraordinarily strong international competition Agrolaguna's wines were awarded three silver certificates for Muscat yellow, vintage 2005, Merlot, vintage 2004 and Malvasia, vintage 2004. The awarded wines will be launched on the market in April this year as part of the new exclusive "Festigia" product line to supplement the existing "Laguna Histria" brand and shall be available in all renowned domestic wine boutiques and restaurants. Within the scope of the above fair an olive oil appraisal was held as well and according to the decision of the jury Agrolaguna won two gold certificates for extra virgin pendolino and ascolana olive oils, and silver certificates for the pischoline sort oil and the mixture of extra virgin olive oils available in all Konzum stores under the "Laguna Histria" brand. Apart from this, the extra virgin "Laguna Histria" olive oil was awarded a number of medals, as many as three of them gold, at the recently held II. International Olive Oil Manifestation "Maslina 2006" (Olive 2006) in Split, organized by the Olive Growers' and Edible Oil Producers' Union of the County of Split and Dalmatia.