East of Novi Sad, next to the village of the same name, is the Kovilj monastery, with a church dedicated to the holy archangels Michael and Gabriel. The monastery is one of the most numerous male monasteries of the Serbian Orthodox Church. Almost half of the monks are highly educated. All of them work on the monastery property of about 250 hectares on different obediences. They make famous honey, fruit brandies, cognac and walnut liqueur.