Wednesday, 23 August 2017



Romanian Winemakers Unite to Tackle US Market



BalkanTravellers.com   
10 September 2011 | Six key Romanian wineries have united in an effort to get a share in the expanding US wine market, with the $3.5 million support of the European Union and the government of Romania.

According to a publication in Napa Valley Register, one part of the marketing effort is an upcoming visit to Napa and San Francisco; another was inviting some writers to visit.

Romania, even if not amongst the best known European wine producing countries, is actually the seventh largest amongst them. There, as in the neighboring Bulgaria and Serbia, wine has been produced since ancient times. Its modern wines have been steadily improving over the last decade. The author of the publication in Napa Valley Register defines them as “good, if not spectacular”.

The six wineries, aspiring to the US market, are the German-owned Carl Reh Winery – Crama Oprisor, Cramele Recas, established by an English-Romanian family, the locally owned Domeniul Coroanei Segarcea and Senator, and British Halewood Romania.

Amongst them, Napa Valley Register outlines Cramele Recas (on the picture) as the most promising.

Read the full article of Napa Valley Register here.

More about Romanian wines on BalkanTravellers.com:
Wines from Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania and Turkey Recognised at Concours Mondial de Bruxelles
Wines to drink this summer in the Balkans

 

 

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