Agricultural products of the Benedictine nuns of st. Mary – Zadar

"ORA ET LABORA - PRAY AND WORK and... that in all God may be glorified", it is the guiding thought of the Benedictine order. Prayer and everyday work are the basis of the Benedictine order. The great joy to nuns provides work on agricultural land in Smilčić, where they cultivate various types of fruits, vegetables, lavender, olives and vineyards used in the production of jams, liqueurs, wines, olive oils and fragrant souvenirs.


The production of wine is imprinted at the earliest beginning of the monastery activities. The offer is made of cuvee wines from vineyards in Smilčić subregion Dalmatian Zagora.