Wines with a history
In the collection of the legendary wines «Sauk-Dere» there is a variant for every taste. Varietal and blend, white and red, semisweet and dry — all of them are created in the «Sauk-Dere» own factory from Russian grapes. Another feature is the famous cellars, in which the optimal temperature for storage is maintained throughout the year. And affordable prices make these wines even more attractive for the buyer.
Classic. Blend wine collection
Blends from the Classic series are dry and semi-sweet wines made of international grape varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Chardonnay and Riesling. Bright, fresh wines with smoothed tannins, emphasizing the sunny southern terroir of the Krasnodar Territory, will delight you with their varietal features and will be a pleasant, eventful accompaniment of your meal.
Ice wine is a sweet wine made from frozen grapes. Ice wine Sauk-Dere made with natural sweetness, accumulated in the grapes grown in a unique terroir. The Sauk-Dere ice wine has characteristics of the Riesling variety: taste of green apple, lime and flower pollen, as well as honey, quince notes, complemented by nuances of vanilla, smoke and black tea formed during long-term fermentation in barrels at low temperatures in the basements Sauk-Dere.
Classic. Varietal wine
Varietal wines of the Classic series are created from classic grape varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Chardonnay, Riesling. All wines are made from Russian grapes of the Kuban region, which grows under the bright southern sun. The terroir is expressed in the unusually fruity, berry aroma of wines and long-lasting aftertaste.
Sub-premium wines Sauk-Dere Reserve
An unusual blend of Chardonnay and Muscat, the author’s red assemblage with a silky texture and juicy acidity, bright Chardonnay in a cool plant-mineral style and the classic Merlot, decorated with elegant tannins. The wines without ageing in oak, the harvest of 2016.
The construction of a full-fledged winery «Sauk-Dere» began in the early fifties of the last century. Due to the optimal temperature of 15-17 degrees, storage and aging of the whole Krasnodar region was concentrated here at any time of the year!
Full production cycle
«Sauk-Dere» can provide the entire technological chain from planting vines on their lands to the line of bottling and storage of finished products. In addition, the agrofirm is improved, applying innovative methods of winemaking and renewing the vines.
The wines of «Sauk-Dere» have repeatedly received high international awards at competitions in Yugoslavia, Hungary, Bulgaria, Romania, the USSR, and then Russia. The first medal local wines won back in 1964.
The land near Sauk-Dere can claim the right to be considered the cradle of winemaking, local people love and know how to make wine, and the traditions of local winemaking are lost in the depths of centuries. Only the history of the plant is more than 90 years old!
Varieties of grapes
Currently, young and productive vines of the Riesling, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc varieties with a total area of 134 hectares are growing on their own vineyards «Sauk-Dere». This is a modern planting of seedlings of European clones. All of them successfully manifest themselves in varietal and blended wines.