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  • Zigante truffles days
    Zigante truffles days

    In the heart of the Motovun forest, one of the most important areas for collecting truffles in Istria hosts the fair "Zigante truffle days".
    The fair is held in Livade over seven weekends of autumn, from the end of September to the first weekend in November. Through fair in that time period passes up to 30,000 visitors from all over the world.

    The truffle Fair opens on Sunday 21st September at 10:00 and the grand opening of "Zigante truffle days" in at 13:00.

  • Zigante launch own wines
    Zigante launch own wines

    Mr.Giancarlo Zigante, also called the „king of truffles“ owner of the famous „Zigante tartufi“ brand and its associated fine dining restaurant „Zigante“ situated in Livade, at the foot of Motovun, launch their own wines at „Vinistra 2014“.; Istrian malvazija, Teran, Rose' and white wine Cuvée frasco.
    In the village Kostanjica , on the slopes of Grožnjan Mr. Zigante planted vineyards from which produces premium wines typical for these territory. The vineyards are located at 300 meters above sea leve, which make an ideal condition for obtaining the highest quality grapes. It is a natural sequence to Mr. Zigante, which, after many years of experience in top international cuisine, truffles and extra virgin olive oil enters in the world of wine production.
    In our restaurant „Zigante“ , beside the delicious afrodisiac dishes with truffles, there is now a variety of pure Istrian wines to taste…

  • Pleasure box
    Pleasure box "Pleasure Box" is the name of the new package we have in offer, it is designed for those who want to taste the authentic taste of truffles. The package contains one glass of “tartufata”, homemade Istrian pasta, olive oil flavored with black truffle, a recipe book and a coupon which can be used in our Restaurant Zigante in Livade.
  • Zigante Truffle Days 2014
    The preparations for the biggest truffle fair in the region started ... "Zigante Truffle Days 2014" ... This extra long event, takes place in Livade, small town in the center of Istria, runs through the entire fall, there passes more than 30,000 visitors from all over the world, every year it attracts more and more exhibitors... With a rich show program where attended by many Croatian  and international chefs where present their culinary skills, here are every weekend held auctions of white truffles, wine tastings and promotional sales of various producers of truffles, wines and a variety of local delicacies..
  • IFS (International Food Standard) certification system
    IFS (International Food Standard) certification system The company "Zigante truffles", a leading Croatian producer of truffles, ended the implementation of IFS (International Food Standard) certification system, we upgraded the existing HCCP certification. It took us eight months, from September 2013, to implement the system, which confirmed the achievement of high quality and product safety.

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