Day of sour orange

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As a part of the celebration of St. Blaise, in cooperation with the association “Dubrovnik orange, DEŠA-Dubrovnik organize the Day of sour orange on Candlemas, February 2nd, at the premises of Luža. This manifestation has already become part of the Festival of St. Blaise, and involves all reputable hotels in the Dubrovnik region, as well as bakeries, pastry shops and restaurants.

The manifestation will also have a humanitarian character, and all revenues will be allocated this year to help our severely injured fellow citizen, Pavo Hađija.


All pastries will be made with jam of bitter orange, and all reputable Dubrovnik hotels will participate in (Rixos, Excelsior, Lacroma, Friday, Park, as well as the renowned pastry shops from Dubrovnik (Pupica, Ana, Dolce Vita, cake Babin Kuk). Our members will make cookies with jam of bitter orange. We invite all citizens to join us on Candlemas in Luža from 10:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m., and in this way contribute to the celebration of the Day of sour orange, as well as humanitarian action to help our young fellow citizen.