Yes Russia can make wines! Vedernokov Winery is in the Rostov region by the Don river
This is a blend of the local grape variety Krasnostop Zolotovsky 50% and Cabernet Sauvignon 50%
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.