Interested in the Hvar lavender, rosemary and sage honey
Hi Pero, My name is Julia Peraic and I live in Manchester, UK. I have grown up in the UK, my mother in English and my father is Croatian (from Polaca near Zadar). We visit Croatia every year and generally stay in Biograd, where my grandfather has built a house.
My sister has visited Hvar in both 2013/14 and loved it there, she brought back some wonderful souvenirs. My husband and I haven’t been to Hvar yet but plan to do so in the next year or two. In the UK I am look to start selling Croatian produce at gourmet food markets.
There is a growing interest in travel to Croatia in the UK which means that people are interested in purchasing specialty products from the country.
I am looking to import a number of Croatian food products and am particularly interested in the Hvar lavender, rosemary and sage honey you mention on your website.
I wondered if you might be able to recommend to me a person who I could purchase some of this from? To begin with I would place a small order but if this sells well (which I expect it will)I would like to increase the order. I hope to hear from you soon. Many thanks – Julia
My parents are originally from Stari Grad, Hvar island and I can give you some addresses of local produces regarding honey, lavender, olive oil, rosemary, sage, souvenirs and local cakes.
1.Family Juraj Rubin from Jelsa is an example of a successful family business in which all family members participate. Contact them at: Phone: +385 (0)21 761 532, Fax: +385 (0)21 761 532,Mobile: +385 (0)91 751 6510, Email: [email protected]
2. I like new founded women cooperative Faria from Jelsa town, Phone +385 21 761 287, mobile +385 92 1424 841, Email [email protected] Raw products that they use in producing are exclusively from the island of Hvar. Products are produced in limited quantities, extremely high quality.
3. Agro Hvar company offers extra virgin ecological olive oil, rosemary oil, rosemary flowers, lavender oil, lavender flower products, soaps, perfumes, honey brandy, rosemary honey and lavender honey. Contact them:
Lucije Rudan 1, 21450 Hvar, Island Hvar
[email protected],phone +385 21 741 659
+385 98 661 046, ask for Sandra Dulčić.
I hope these will do for the moment. I have some more small family producers.
Related: Souvenirs from Hvar island