Degustation Center for tasting presentation and promotion the traditional products of the Sharra mountain region

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Tourist facility “Kod Lipe” is located in the center of Štrpce, in Kosovo*, and operating continuously for more than 25 years. The long tradition and quality service have made it one of the most visited places in Štrpce, whose services are used by both local and regional visitors from all over the region.

With the grant investment “Kod Lipe” touristic facility was supported to establish a regional Degustation center for tasting, presentation and promotion of traditional products which are characteristic of the region of Sharra Mountain. “Kod Lipe” facility purchased professional adequate equipment for preparation traditional specialties and dishes, installation of air conditioners for the complete Motel – Restaurant facility, handmade wood decoration works, procurement and installation of the custom-made refrigerators and café mat, and complete of the Degustation center showroom.

The Degustation Center will sustain the expansion and diversification of the mountain tourism offer of the region through organized sale of traditional products, and in the synergy with following mountain tourism activities define target markets, tourism products, marketing tools and organizational structure in order to provide sustainable mountain tourism and economic development in Sharra region.

This investment is supported in 2020 within the Project: “Diversification of economic activities in rural areas of Southeast Europe: value chain investment support and capacity building” implemented by SWG RRD in partnership with GIZ.

*This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo Declaration of Independence.