Red quality desert fortified wine, made from Cabernet Sauvignon, grown in vineyards in the south of Moldova. The termo-maceration takes place at +70°C, followed by the fortification with brandy, and maturation of up to 3 years. It features a rich bouquet developed with notes of violet, almond, velvety flavor of chocolate, smoke and prunes typical for this kind of wine.
Cricova is a pearl of the Moldovan wine industry that represents a unique underground city well-known all over the world by its huge labyrinths stretching over 75 miles underneath the surface, and especially by its excellent wines. Famous underground wine cellars, which include tasting rooms and private wine collections of world known dignitaries such as John Kerry (former U.S. Secretary of State), Vladimir Putin of Russia, Angela Merkel of Germany, and others, make it a popular attraction for tourists from around the world.