On Trifon Zarezan, the celebration of Vine-growers and Winemakers, Augeo Family Estate will participate for the first time at Melnik Wineries Open Doors Day.
On February 16th, Saturday, visit our vineyards in the beautiful Vranya village, where you could see Rupite, Melnik Pyramids, South Pirin, Slavyanka, Orgajden and Belasitsa Mountains, Tepeto in Vranya and the Holy Spirit church, as well as Promachon and Agkistro in Greece.
You could participate in the pruning of the vines of the typical Bulgarian varieties Ruen, Melnik 55 and Shiroka Melnishka with the help of our vine-growers and to actively help the preparation of the new vintage of Augeo!
Here is the program for the day:
10:00 Three generations of the family of the producers will greet you
10:15 Ritual to bless the vineyards with priest Angel from Vranya Village
10:30 – 14:30 Folklore program with performance groups from the neighboring town Katuntsi
11:30 – 15:00 Lunch with dishes over the grill
10:30 – 16:00 Ability to participate in the pruning of Augeo’s vines and to taste all wines of the brand
Be with us to feel the atmosphere of the celebration and to try our award-winning wines from competitions on three continents, at the place where our high-quality grapes grows under the warm sunlight.
Melnik Wineries Open Doors Days give you the chance to see the only place in the world where the Bulgarian grape varieties Shiroka Melnishka, Melnik 55 and Ruen grow. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes, don’t forget your cameras and join us at our vineyards on February 16th! The entry is free. All wine lovers are welcome, we will be expecting you!
GPS coordinates 41.4396156, 23.4006878 – Vranya village