The Nikola Winery

The Nikola winery is a small family winery and distillery, which has been producing wine and brandy since 1980.

It is located in Vrboska in the old town near the second bridge, with a beautiful view and a pleasant atmosphere.

In its product range, it offers eight types of wine (top-quality “Plavac mali” barrique, quality wines “Plavac mali”, “Bogdanuša”, “Pošip”, “Rose”, the dessert wine “Škarpunero”, and table wines).

It also offers different types of domestic indigenous brandies (carob, myrtle, fig, walnut, cherry, herb, grape brandy). There you can also try Dalmatian delicacies such as salted fish, prosciutto, cheese, dried figs.

The holder of the family farm, Nikola Matković, M.Sc. in Horticulture, after graduating from the Faculty of Agriculture in Zagreb, returned to the island of Hvar, renewed, expanded and continued the family tradition of wine production. He introduced improvement and modernisation of the devices and business. In 2019, OPG Nikola Matković won first place for the best "Bogdanuša” at the 1st Jelsa Summer Wine Tasting.

The tavern also combines art with wine. With the Art & Wine painting workshops, the overall experience of wine and this creative tavern feels deeper.