9th International festival of desserts and sweet products

  • Saturday, 23 September 2017 Open or Close

     ARENA BONIFIKA - STAGE 1

    10:00 Diegoo - egg divider - presentation and competition
    12:00 Angel wings and frittole, TSCA Gračišče
    14:00 20 Chocolate: How to prepare the healthy dark chocolate at home in 15 minutes
    14:30 Eppinger Caffè: Cutting of the giant Carsolina
    16:00 Cooking show with Aleksander Matič from the Admiral Restaurant: Goat cheese ice cream and nuts with flambé figs
    18:00 Slow Food Primorska: Desserts with pumpkin seed oil, granola with honey and dried fruit (international workshop in English)

     ARENA BONIFIKA - STAGE 2

    11:00 Cooking show: Sara Rutar and David Bais
    13:00 Vegan workshop: Peanut and chocolate pudding and other secrets of the vegan cuisine
    15:00 Andrea Tortora - 100% Panettone
    17:30 Meeting of the fifty-year-olds

     ARENA BONIFIKA - at the offerers' stands

    9:00 – 19:00 HELEN DORON workshops for children in English
    10:00 Sweet smiles at Sweet Istria, workshops for children
    11:00 Workshops for children with the plurigenerational centre Morje Koper
    12:00 HELEN DORON performance for children in English
    15:00 Sweet smiles at Sweet Istria, workshops for children
    16:00 HELEN DORON performance for children in English
    17:00 Workshops for children with the plurigenerational centre Morje Koper

     ARENA BONIFIKA - COMBAT TRAINING ROOM

    10:00 Guided honey wine tasting: Medarna Kovačič
    12:00 Guided wine tasting: Ecological cellar Plahuta
    14:00 Guided wine tasting: Hreščak Wine Cellar
    16:00 Guided beer tasting: Tankr
    18:00 Guided wine tasting: Winegrowers' association of Slovenian Istria - Ingrid Mahnič - winner of the Muscat of Sweet Istria 2017 contest

     TENT 2

    9:00 – 12:00 Free blood sugar measurement (Health centre Koper, Diabetes clinic)
    9:00 – 19:00 Radio Club "Let's go dancing", Radio Koper
    9:00 – 19:00 Blaž Habjan: Production of sweet figures in the Land of chocolate
    9:00 – 19:00 20 Chocolate: From the cocoa bean to the chocolate bar
    10:30 Robert Titan: preparation of the "nakelda"
    18:00 Cooking show for children: Sašo Miljuševič, MasterChef Slovenia 2015 winner

     PRISTANIŠKA STREET

    9:00 – 19:00 BYC Regatta for the Slovenian Cuo 2017
    18:30 Celebration of the Kavarna Triglav café’s 60th anniversary
  • Sunday, 24 September 2017 Open or Close

     ARENA BONIFIKA - STAGE 1

    10:00 50 Shades of Plum, cooking show with David Bais
    12:00 20 Chocolate: How to prepare the healthy dark chocolate at home in 15 minutes
    14:00 Cooking show for children: Sašo Miljuševič, MasterChef Slovenia 2015 winner
    16:00 Cooking show with Aleksander Matič from the Admiral Restaurant: Goat cheese ice cream and nuts with flambé figs
    18:00 Vegan workshop: Strawberry pudding and other secrets of the vegan cuisine

     ARENA BONIFIKA - STAGE 2

    11:00 Cooking show with Tomaž Bewčič from the Rizibizi restaurant
    13:00 Carpaccio500 dessert presentation
    15:00 Ludus Naturae, Nature's game - healtry nut kernels of high quality = a healthy dessert
    17:00 Cooking show with Sara Rutar, MasterChef Slovenia 2017 winner

     ARENA BONIFIKA - at the offerers' stands

    9:00 – 19:00 HELEN DORON workshops for children in English
    10:00 Sweet smiles at Sweet Istria, workshops for children
    11:00 Workshops for children with the plurigenerational centre Morje Koper
    12:00 HELEN DORON performance for children in English
    15:00 Sweet smiles at Sweet Istria, workshops for children
    16:00 HELEN DORON performance for children in English
    17:00 Workshops for children with the plurigenerational centre Morje Koper

     ARENA BONIFIKA - COMBAT TRAINING ROOM

    10:00 Guided honey wine tasting: Medarna Kovačič
    12:00 Guided cocktail tasting: Kantina Rikardo - A pinch of the Mediterranean and Grandmother's Love
    14:00 Guided wine tasting: Vinakoper
    16:00 Guided wine tasting: Montis Wines
    18:00 Guided wine tasting: Bodron Wines

     TENT 2

    9:00 – 19:00 Blaž Habjan: Production of sweet figures in the Land of chocolate
    9:00 – 19:00 20 Chocolate: From the cocoa bean to the chocolate bar
    9:00 – 19:00 Sweet day with TV Koper - Capodistria
    15:00 Robert Titan: preparation of the "frittole with soul"
    17:00 Slow Food Primorska: Desserts with pumpkin seed oil, granola with honey and dried fruit (international workshop in English)

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