The Wine Complex „Cricova” is a situated in Riscani sector, located 11 km from Chisinau. Due to natural galleries of over 120 km, mostly used for storing wine, Cricova is one of the biggest attractions in Moldova. Cricova city is also called yhe city of sun splashes. During its history Cricova proved to be a perspective city. The Wine Complex „Cricova” is famous for its unique underground labyrinths and in particular for its excellent wines. It was founded in 1952. It was in this year when Cricova, was transformed into a huge production and wine storage.
Designed as a producer of wines in the elite of European classical technologies, integrated Cricova used as background for further work conditions to prosper its original galleries, which extend over a length of more than 60 km - with labyrinths of an unique microclimate. Here, during the whole year, temperature remains constant - about 12 ° - 14 ° C, while humidity is about 97-98%. Namely due to these natural conditions is best possible storage and aging of high quality, as well as classic sparkling with genuine character of their formation. Cricova is one of the few companies in the world producing sparkling wines in accordance with the classical French method, invented by the famous monk Dom Pierre Perignon - "Méthode Champenoise".
Cellars of Cricova shelter also a remarkable collection of wines - National Oenotec. Unique exhibits, such as the "Jerusalem of Easter", liquor "Ian Beher along with another 158 brands of Burgundy, Moselle, Tokaji, Rhein form a grand pride for Republic of Moldova. Cricova’s wines already won more than 80 Grand Prix, gold and silver. Representing a unique underground complex, Cricova is an enterprise with a huge production potential, being declared "object of national cultural heritage" and decorated with the highest state award - the Order of the Republic, as a sign of recognition of the Cricova’s contribution to the the national economy and efforts to develop branch remarkable wine from Moldova.
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