Local Wine and Cheese Tasting

Summary

Pick your preferred starting time from the available options and then head to the Balkantina Gourmet Shop (located in the city centre, behind the Sacred Heart Cathedral) where you will taste and discover Bosnian wine and cheese. You will pair them with delicious awarded olive oil and excellent local prosciutto. Learn more about local wine and cheese production and discover more local products which you can also purchase. The price includes 3 glass of wine, tasting three kinds of cheese (including the cheese with truffles), olive oil and prosciutto.

Tour info

Duration
1 hour
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Meeting Point
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Why take this tour?

We will meet at a unique gourmet shop in Sarajevo city centre. You will taste 3 good Herzegovinian wines: Zilavka (a white wine) and Blatina (a red wine), and local Rose. With the wines, you will get some good Bosnian cheese from Kupres region served with local delicious olive oil, and prosciutto. The wine tasting is guided by expert specialised in local wines and food, who will tell you about the wines you're tasting, the history of wine and cheese production in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Did you know that Bosnia and Herzegovina's wine tradition is more than 2000 years long? Did you know that it is home to strong and quality wines from autochthonous Blatina and Zilavka grapes? Would you like to taste fantastic local cheese produced on Kupres Plain which sits on 1200 m above the sea? Join our cheese and wine tasting, receive the unique gourmet experience and learn more about undiscovered culinary treasures ;)

What’s included?

  • Alcoholic Beverages

  • Snacks

  • Wine tasting

  • Cheese tasting

  • Gratuities

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Before you book

  • Duration: 1h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

About operator:

Balkantina is the unique gastro-cultural agency and tour operator launched in 2016 in Sarajevo by the small team of foodies that wanted to reveal and share the hidden culinary and cultural treasures in the off-the-beaten-path areas of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina and the whole Balkan region. There is one thing we are the most passionate about, and which every person needs on holiday: food! Besides learning about the history, culture, architecture during our events, city tours, day trips and multi-country trips we at Balkantina designed the offerings to let our guests taste local gastronomy and learn how to cook local dishes. Balkantina also operates Gourmet Shop, the first place of this kind in Sarajevo, which offers a unique selection of local delicacies - superB wine, brandy, fine cheese, truffle products and fresh truffles, prosciutto, eco jams and much more. At the Shop you will also find perfect gift bundles so you can bring a taste of the Balkans back home!

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