FANAGORIA ESTATE WINERY IN 2016

In 2016, Fanagoria Estate Winery produced 254,155 hectoliters of alcohol beverages (still, ice and sparkling wine, brandy and grape vodka) (cf. 245,559 hl in 2015, +3.5%).

  • Still wines: 217,100 hl (vs. 214,351 hl in 2015; +1.3%)
  • Sparkling wines: 25,840 hl (vs. 20,684 hl in 2015; +25.0%);
  • Brandy: 6,410 hl (vs. 7,208 hl in 2015; –11.1%);
  • Grape vodka: 3,320 hl (vs. 2,692 hl in 2015; +23.3%);
  • bitter liqueurs: 440,000 hl (vs. 516.4 hl in 2015; –16.0%).

Medals in 2016:

  • 3rd annual tasting of Russian sparkling wines – Cabernet Franc rosé demi-sec 2016 – silver ; Blanc de Blancs brut 2015 – silver;
  • International Wine Challenge 2017, Tranche 1, London: A Hundred Shades of Red. Saperavi – commended; Cru Lermont. Chardonnay – bronze; Blanc de Blanc brut – commended; Blanc de Noirs brut - bronze
  • 20th International Wine & Spirits Contest, Moscow: Blanc de Blancs brut 2015 – gold;
  • Russian Union of Viticulturists and Winemakers’ Cup – Blanc de Blancs brut 2015 – Cup; A Hundred Shades of Red. Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 – gold; Cru Lermont. Riesling 2014 – silver; Cru Lermont. Chardonnay – silver; Blanc de Noirs brut 2015 – bronze; Fanagoria rosé brut méthode champenoise 2014 – bronze ;
  • Austrian Wine Challenge, Vienna – Vintage Kagor 2011 – gold (Top-3 in category ‘Fortified Wines’); A Hundred Shades of Red. Saperavi 2014 – gold; A Hundred Shades of Red. Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 – gold; Cru Lermont. Riesling 2012 – commended; Cru Lermont. Merlot – 2013 – silver; Cru Lermont. Chardonnay 2014 – silver; Cru Lermont. Pinot Noir 2014 – commended; Cabernet Franc rosé demi-sec 2015 – silver; Blanc de Blancs brut 2014 – commended;
  • International Wine Contest South Russia, Krasnodar – 100 Shades of Red. Saperavi 2014 – gold; Cru Lermont. Chardonnay 2014 – gold ; Cru Lermont. Pinot Noir 2014 – gold; Cabernet Franc rosé demi-sec 2015 – gold; Blanc de Blancs brut 2014 – silver; ANRI (brandy) – silver ; Chacha (grape vodka) alc. 50° by vol. – silver ;
  • Chardonnays du Monde, France – Cru Lermont. Chardonnay 2013 – silver ; Blanc de Blancs brut 2014 – silver.

The Fanagoria retail chain currently consists of around 70 outlets (including about 20 franchisees) working in a number of Russian regions, and a boutique in Beijing, China.

The total vineyard area is 2,800 ha, including 22 ha of nurseries.

In 2016, the winery processed 36,045 tons of grapes. An additional 1,744 tons of table grapes were sold fresh.

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