Brand of wine Granovia Wines
The american business man Alvin Granoff, former legislator american, and launched in Chisinau’s own brand of wine Granovia Wines. The new wines were presented Monday night in a pub in the centre of the capital.
Alvin Granoff activated between 1983 – 1995 in the house of Representatives from Dallas (Texas, USA), and after the end of his political career, he developed business in agriculture, legal and the hospitality industry. After the Russian embargo on wines, has visited several times the Republic of Moldova, being confident in the potential of moldovan wines.
The company, which he founded in Chisinau has selected several premium wines from a few wineries in Moldova, which he bottled under an own brand. Granovia Wines bottled initially about 40 000 bottles of moldovan wine, and to the development cupajelor were involved sommeliers and oenologists in Italy.
(on the picture in the left — Maxim Popov, the director of the Granovia Wines; in the right — owner of the company, Alvin Granoff).
Currently, the company has a portfolio of ten types of wine: a few monosoiuri (including Feteasca alba and Feteasca Neagra, but and a few red blends).
Feteasca alba 2017 impresses with a straw yellow color and bright aromas of vine blossom, the lilies and the flowers of the field. Gradually, they open up the nuances of peach and citrus. Taste soft and fresh, with an acidity discreet.
Another wine – Granovia Merlot Rose 2016 – has been rewarded recently with a silver medal at the prestigious contest Berliner Wein Trophy.
Two other interesting wines: Cuvee 2016 Cabernet-Sauvignon – Merlot, Saperavi and Cuvee 2017 Rare Black – Cabernet-Sauvignon – Merlot, Saperavi.
Granovia focuses on access on the markets of northern Europe and Asia, selecting only premium wines from the Republic of Moldova.
Grandfather Alvin Granoff was born in 1903 in the Ukraine, and later the family Granoff has taken refuge in New York. After more than a century, this name comes up in Moldova.