Sparkling wine "Shabo Classic" Sparkling Semisweet
Reviews of purchase "Shabo Classic" Sparkling Semisweet
The wine is a bright pink color.
The taste of the wine is refreshing, roundish, with berry-fruit tones and a long aftertaste.
In the intense aroma of wine, shades of strawberries and raspberries predominate.
Wine fits well with fish, cold white meat, young cheeses and desserts.
"Shabo Classic" is a collection of high quality quiet wines made from grapes grown in the favorable climatic terroir of the village of Shabo. Yields in vineyards are strictly controlled. Grapes are collected exclusively by hand and for 15 minutes they are delivered for sorting and further processing. Vinification takes place on modern equipment. To maintain a fresh style and rich varietal flavor, the wine of the line is kept in modern stainless steel tanks with temperature control. All stages of production are controlled by international experts from the French company Derenoncourt Consultants.
"Shabo Classic" wines are refined, harmonious, rounded, with a balanced structure, they preserve the taste and aroma of freshly picked grapes as much as possible.
"Shabo Classic" Pink - table dry pink wine, the blend of which is the grapes of Cabernet Sauvignon and Pinot Noir. Vinification of these red varieties goes "on a white" method, as in the production of white wines. The wine has a fresh, round taste and an intense berry flavor. It is recommended to serve with fish dishes, cold white meat, young cheeses, desserts.
Industrial and trading company "Shabo" creates fine drinks of the highest quality. In matters of quality wine makers are not going to compromise - respected tradition of winemaking, but also apply the most advanced technologies. With this in Shabo wines embody the best natural properties of grapes are preserved taste and aroma freshly picked grapes, their bright varietal characteristics.
Annually the company "Shabo" reaches new professional, industrial and public success, as evidenced by numerous distinctions and awards, including such international competitions as the International Wine Challenge, Decanter World Wine Awards, Concours Mondial de Bruxelles, International Wine Contest Bucharest.
Company name is derived from one of the oldest terroirs in Europe - Shabo. Progenitors of winemaking in Chabot considered the ancient Greeks. It is they who in VI-II centuries. BC is based on the Black Sea coast village of Tyre (later g.Akkerman) and the first vines planted here. This was 2500 years ago.
In the 16th century in this region started the "Turkish period". Turkish settlement was named "Asha-Abaga," which translates to "lower the vineyards." The name was not chosen by chance - geographically located below the vineyards of Ackerman (later Belgorod-Dniester). There are different varieties of grapes grown, but among them was one that to this day grows in Chabot, and is considered autochthonous - "Teltow Kuruk", which in Turkish means "fox tail". To save these unique vines in the company "Shabo", a special program.
Home winemaking culture in this region is associated with Swiss settlers founded the winery in 1822 settlement. Overcoming a long way in 2,5 thousand kilometers far from the Swiss canton of Vaud come ashore Dnestr estuary - Asha-in Abaga. However, because of the difficulty of pronunciation, they quickly renamed their settlement - first Shabaga, and then in Chabot. The founder of the colony Louis Tardan wrote: "If you want to see heaven on earth, will not find a better place." Due to the unique characteristics of the terroir and the exceptional hard work of Swiss immigrants, this area has gradually turned into a real viticultural region. That the Swiss have brought to this land European standards of winemaking. As a result, in 1847 Shabo wine got its first gold medal, setting, thus beginning the tradition of a kind - get top awards at competitive tastings of the best in the world.
In Soviet times, the company specialized in primary winemaking, and was one of the largest in the Soviet Union. Vineyards Chabot were a strong point for research. There were grown grapes of different varieties, and wine materials produced for still and sparkling wines, enjoyed great popularity and vintage wines. During Gorbachev's "anti-alcohol campaign," the efforts of local residents managed to keep the vineyards, and enterprise infrastructure. But still in the years of perestroika in the wine Chabot gradually fell into disrepair ...
The centuries-old tradition of wine Shabo inspired the creation in 2003 of the company "Shabo" - Ukrainian wine complex with a complete production cycle. The company's activities focus on the cultivation and processing of grapes, production and sale of alcoholic beverages Shabo, created exclusively from selected grapes. In a short time the company has become the industry leader. Today, a wide range of products Shabo is represented in all regions of Ukraine as well as Georgia, Israel, China, the Baltic countries, Russia, Slovakia, Finland, Japan.