Moldovan Wine

 

The history of wine production in Moldova is at least 4000 years old, beginning with the ancient Dacians. Like many of its Baltic neighbors, production spread and improved throughout the Greek and Roman eras. During the 15th century rule of Stefan cel Mar (Stephen the Great), vines were sourced from other European countries and emphasized quality production. 
 
From this point the Moldovan wine industry experienced several boom and bust periods. Starting in the early 16th century, vineyards were left to rot for 300 years during Ottoman rule and strict Muslim law prohibiting alcohol. In 1812, Bulgaria became part of the Russian empire and wine-making initiatives were put in place once again. The second part of the 19th century brought many French winemakers and vine imports, which is the reason so many vinifera varieties are available. The Phylloxera blight took its toll on Moldovan vineyards, but replanting initiatives were in full effect by the early 20th century. Then the World Read more »

View More

Popular wines made in Moldova under $20

Find local availability for these wines:Submit

Varietals Produced in Moldova View all

  • Isabella

    Reportedly named after a famous southern belle, Isabella was allegedly discovered in North Carolina. This grape is be...

  • Cabernet Sauvignon

    “King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...

  • Chardonnay

    British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...

  • Merlot

    The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...

  • Pinot Noir

    “With so voluptuous a perfume, so sweet an edge, they make the blood run hot,” Joel Fleischman, wine columnist at Van...

Subregions of Moldova

Popular Wineries in Moldova View all

  • Garling- "CIUMAI" A.T.

    any one know where this bottle comes from and what wine it is and what its worth .email me if a...

  • Corten

    Acorex Wine Holding is a Moldovan wine producer. Several new brands were launches recent years,...

  • Purcari

    Wines you will recognize from a country you never heard of. The noble wines of Purcari are putt...

  • JV Lion-Gri

    Founded in 1997, Lion Gri has built an enviable reputation for quality and innovation. Today, the...

Page 1 of 9

Moldova on Snooth

  • ... Marino vs MoldovaSan Marino vs Moldova 2018San Marino vs Moldova LiveSan Marino vs Moldova Live StreamWatch San Marino vs Moldova LiveSan Marino vs Moldova SoccerSan Marino vs Moldova Live FreeSan Marino vs Moldova Live Online  https://reddit.com/9x9di0/https://reddit.com/9x9di0/https://reddit.com/9x9di0/Germany vs RussiaGermany vs Russia 2... Read More

    Forum post in the topic https://reddit.com/9x9civ/


  • ... Marino vs MoldovaSan Marino vs Moldova 2018San Marino vs Moldova LiveSan Marino vs Moldova Live StreamWatch San Marino vs Moldova LiveSan Marino vs Moldova SoccerSan Marino vs Moldova Live FreeSan Marino vs Moldova Live Online  https://reddit.com/9x9di0/https://reddit.com/9x9di0/https://reddit.com/9x9di0/Germany vs RussiaGermany vs Russia 2... Read More

    Forum post in the topic https://reddit.com/9x9cpm/


  • ... Marino vs MoldovaSan Marino vs Moldova 2018San Marino vs Moldova LiveSan Marino vs Moldova Live StreamWatch San Marino vs Moldova LiveSan Marino vs Moldova SoccerSan Marino vs Moldova Live FreeSan Marino vs Moldova Live Online  https://reddit.com/9x9di0/https://reddit.com/9x9di0/https://reddit.com/9x9di0/Germany vs RussiaGermany vs Russia 2... Read More

    Forum post in the topic https://reddit.com/9x9cv6/


  • ... Marino vs MoldovaSan Marino vs Moldova 2018San Marino vs Moldova LiveSan Marino vs Moldova Live StreamWatch San Marino vs Moldova LiveSan Marino vs Moldova SoccerSan Marino vs Moldova Live FreeSan Marino vs Moldova Live Online  https://reddit.com/9x9di0/https://reddit.com/9x9di0/https://reddit.com/9x9di0/Germany vs RussiaGermany vs Russia 2... Read More

    Forum post in the topic https://reddit.com/9x9d2d/


  • https://uslivegame.de/luxembourgvsbelarus/Luxembourg vs BelarusBelarus vs ...smoldova/San Marino vs MoldovaMoldova vs San MarinoSan Marino vs Moldova LiveSan Marino vs Moldova Live StreamMoldova vs San Marino LiveMoldova vs San Marino Live Streamhttps://livesonpc.de/sanmarinovsmoldova/https://livesonpc.de/polandvsczechrepublic/Poland vs Czech R... Read More

    Forum post in the topic https://livesonpc.de/israelvs...


  • ... Marino vs MoldovaSan Marino vs Moldova 2018San Marino vs Moldova SoccerSan Marino vs Moldova LiveSan Marino vs Moldova Live StreamWatch San Marino vs Moldova LiveSan Marino vs Moldova Live FREESan Marino vs Moldova Live Online  https://reddit.com/9x3cs9/https://reddit.com/9x3cs9/https://reddit.com/9x3cs9/Luxembourg vs BelarusLuxembourg vs B... Read More

    Forum post in the topic https://reddit.com/9x3cio/


  • ... Marino vs MoldovaSan Marino vs Moldova 2018San Marino vs Moldova SoccerSan Marino vs Moldova LiveSan Marino vs Moldova Live StreamWatch San Marino vs Moldova LiveSan Marino vs Moldova Live FREESan Marino vs Moldova Live Online  https://reddit.com/9x3cs9/https://reddit.com/9x3cs9/https://reddit.com/9x3cs9/Luxembourg vs BelarusLuxembourg vs B... Read More

    Forum post in the topic https://reddit.com/9x3dub/


  • ... Marino vs MoldovaSan Marino vs Moldova 2018San Marino vs Moldova SoccerSan Marino vs Moldova LiveSan Marino vs Moldova Live StreamWatch San Marino vs Moldova LiveSan Marino vs Moldova Live FREESan Marino vs Moldova Live Online  https://reddit.com/9x3cs9/https://reddit.com/9x3cs9/https://reddit.com/9x3cs9/Luxembourg vs BelarusLuxembourg vs B... Read More

    Forum post in the topic https://reddit.com/9x3cs9/


  • First time buying wine from Moldova. Just brought a bottle of Pollo Creek "Red Sweet" wine. I am impress

    Comment by 2201739Snoother 2201739 2201739 Snoother 2201739


  • Gosh.  $22 is a bargain for Priorat.  Good job.So look for Montsant. ... ... a few wines from Moldova the other day but no pics. And Uruguay. Tonight it's Beaujolais thoug Read More

    Forum post in the topic And now for something...


  • I am desperate looking for a moldovan wine that comes in a wooden box, individuali... if you know anything about this wine please let me know.. semjace11@aol.com

    Comment by 2142943theodora castyellanosw 2142943 theodora castyellanosw


  • Solaricco Fresco 2013

    Snoothrank:

    This wine - from an old Soviet era winery in Moldova - is strikingly unique; it has a nose of icing sugar, preserved lychee nut with (perhaps) a hint of pear. The entry is soft - almost empty of depth - with a kind of wild white berry flavour beneath a sea of distilled water. The finish is extremely short and light, but surprisingly perfect fo... Read More

    Wine review by zufrieden


1 2 3 4 5  ...  9 next




View larger map



Best Wine Deals

See More Deals

Recent Forum PostsView all


Moldovan wine ratings and reviews





Snooth Media Network