The winery of S.A. "Imperial Vin" (until 1998 the name "Strugur Solaris") was founded in 1977. Vinzavod is located in the south of Moldova, between the villages Pleshen and Haneseni district of Cantemir. Vineyards are located along the river "Prut", in the priprut valley of the natural, specially protected landscape reserve "Tigetski Kodry".
The sum of active temperatures ranges from 3,100 oC in the Codres area to 3,300-3,400 oC in the Prut areas. The average monthly temperature of the warmest month is July from +22 to +25 oC. The coldest temperature in winter is from -18.5 to -21.5 ° C. The duration of the vegetation period is 180 days, during which 270 mm of precipitation falls.
Climatic conditions allow to grow the following grape varieties:
Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Malbec, Aligote, Chardonnay, Riesling, Sauvignon, Traminer Roz, Pinot Gris, Muscat Ottonel, Saperavi, Rkatsiteli, Fetească albă.
Imperial Vin Holding is a group of interconnected production and commercial enterprises providing full business cycle, including:
Own vine plantations
Collection and processing of up to 15 thousand tons of grapes per year
Filling of quiet wines up to 50 thousand bottles per day
Geography of sales
Bosnia and Herzegovina