With this year's meat handout to Šokol makers, the most significant manifestation of 2018 The Nin Šokol Fest has started in the city of Nin. This well-known unique event was initiated 15 years ago primarily for the preservation of this intangible cultural heritage - the craftsmanship of Nin's Šokol. This year 63 contestants are competing in this year's event where the competition and degustation for visitors and tourists will be held on the 14th and 15th of July. Šokol has always been produced in Nin and the surrounding villages. In addition to the Šokol Fest competition, visitors are introduced to the exclusive, unique and delicious gastro treat because there will be stands where one can taste this rare delicacy. The receipt is still wrapped in a veil of secrets and is transmitted only by word of mouth through family lineage. The Šokol Fest of Nin is one of the most important gastronomic events in the Zadar region and is included in the 100 most significant events in Croatia. The Šokol Fest is a recognizable gastronomic, eco and ethno event that is happily attended by various producers of many trades and eco products from all over Croatia and abroad, representing their work and skills, while also sharing experiences. By visiting the ancient city of Nin and tasting the mysterious and aromatic Šokol you will enjoy the unparalleled taste of Nin's surroundings.