Famous Slovenians and business partners harvest grapes from vines that they planted five years ago

13. september, Zidanica Malek – For the fifth year in a row we organized a traditional meeting for friends, business partners, surrounding mayors and well-known Slovenians in the middle of the hills of Jeruzalem. With this event we continue the story, that we started writing together in 2014, when we together planted vines of Furmint. First task in the vineyards followed and from 2016 we are traditionaly meeting together with friends and mark the biggest holiday in our region – harvest. This year Zidanica Malek gathered 150 people. 

In the name of the Puklavec family, Vladimir Puklavec greeted and addresed people and emphasized that he is happy to return to this traditional event, where he can meet with the colourful company of friends, acquaintances and business partners of the company.

Klemen Slakonja did an excellent job and entertained people with playing two roles the role of moderator and the role of singer and imitator. The event was made up by local octet Kogovski dečki and national ensemble Opoj.

Nana Catering from Maribor, Aktiv kmečkih žena from Koga and the guys with an interesting start-up project Glowen ensured that the guests could enjoy in good food and the fresh, even warm domestic “postržjače”, which were baked at the event.

Of course there were also a visit from the Queen of Wine. Wine Queen of Slovenia Katarina Pungarčič made her apperence and enchanted the guests.