“Life is too short to drink bad wine”. That is the opening line of the TV series The Grapes of Guilt (also known as Vina in Bulgarian) created by BNT. This film project entices the viewers not only with its intricate story and wonderful acting. It inspires all viewers to visit the wine regions of Bulgaria and appreciate the true richness of our nature and our wine masters!
With this special package you will be able to visit the filming locations of the TV series and to experience a unique wine adventure off the big screen.
Price: 695 BGN for two people
Inside “Villa Melnik” you can take a look behind the scenes on how the wine is made and there key parts of the film take part. Discover the locations of your favourite scenes from the series - the laboratory, the barrel tunnels, the tasting room, underneath the vineyards. You’ll be able to come up with and write down your own ideas for scenes, characters and plot development over a glass of wine. We will make sure to hand them over to the director Viktor Bozhinov. And who knows, your ideas might be featured in the next season?
The package includes: A tour of the winery following the stages of vinification, a brief lecture about winemaking traditions and practices and tasting of 4 selected wines accompanied with delicacies. A glass of wine for inspiration while you write the "screenplay" (duration 2.5 hours).
“Villa Sintica” is located at the entrance of the town of Sandanski. The complex offers a boutique hotel, restaurant and a wine cellar. This is the main location where you see the characters meeting and having dinner at the magical atmosphere of restaurant “Sinti”. Managing the restaurant in the series is Antonia’s job who is often seen advising clients which wine to pair with their dinner. In "Villa Sintika" you will also see many shots of the beautiful garden with over 25 types of Mediterranean and evergreen vegetation.
The package includes: Accommodation in hotel Villa Sintica with a hearty breakfast, made using local produce. The package also includes use of their SPA zone. You will also enjoy a 4 course dinner from the menu in restaurant “Sinti”. We will select the appropriate wines from the cellars of Villa Melnik and Sintica.
The incredibly beautiful and slightly wayward Annabelle is Harizanov's favorite horse in the series. Many of the shots in the film were shot in the "Asgard" stable which is located in beautiful nature, far from the noisy and busy city.
The package includes: 30 minute horse riding session for two adults and a light lunch at the stables.
The delivery of the gift box is done through courier Ekont. You can also order an online voucher. We will send it to you as soon as we receive confirmation of payment. You can print it out.