Peskafondo 2013 Hvar: 23 Teams-“Lupor” Claim The Victory

By Ivana Vrselja October 27, 2013 Blog

Indian summer made this year Peskafondo unforgetable experience for all competitors and for all those that are on vacations in Hvar. This is a third year that Peskafondo exist as event and all thanks to his creator and organizer Ivan Gospodnetic, owner of restaurant Gariful.

This year applied 23 teams from all over the Dalmatia and Dalmatian hinterland and this is a good sing for the future of Peskafondo! It was just one girl-team, and for they courage they won a bottle of nice prossecco per each.

During the two days of competition altogether participants catched 40 kilos of squids! The best catch had team Lupor, the experienced squid -hunters that catched almost 9 kilos of squids!
On the final night, Dragana Peronja Gospodnetic, the owners wife, awarded the trophy to winners, and celebration continued in restaurant Gariful, as an open fiesta for all squid lovers!
You should been there, because the menu was just amazing: several squid specialties, octopus salad, oysters, Korcula macaroni with truffles, black risotto, gregada, brodetto….and great atmosphere made by slavonian band!

The program was led by Kristina Jerkovic, and the last word had Veljko Barbieri (Croatian gastronomic expert).

For all sponsors and those that helps this all thing works: A Big Thank You!
Suncani hvar hotels, bakery Klas, truffle makers “Zigante” , winemakers: Tomic, Kutjevo, Matosevic, Matusko, Akrobat, Vinotrade and Vujnovic.

Because of beautiful weather and large number of tourists that are still arriving in Hvar, restaurant Gariful prolongs its season!

Congratulations to the winners and for all competitors for participation! See you next year!