Yes Russia can make wines! Vedernokov Winery is in the Rostov region by the Don river
Try the local grape variety Krasnostop Zolotovsky!
Round, with expressive rough tannins, perfectly balanced acids; the notes of dried cherries, balsamic, spices and suede with a prolonged velvety finish are clearly felt.
Product of Russia
Khutor Vedernikov where vineyards of the winery are located, is situated in the right bank area on the higher bank of the river Don in Konstantinovsky region 160 km far from Rostov-on-Don.
Vedernikov's vineyards have to sustain the very challenging climate. The extreme winters mean the vine has to be covered during winter.
Also the terroir of khutor Vedernikov is distinguished by dry windy and hot weather. It facilitates quick drainage of vineyards even after heavy rains and prevents creation of favorable conditions for development of diseases which enables to reduce a number of treatments. Their total number is 2-3 times less than in ordinary vineyards in Europe.